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Exercise Science and Fitness, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
North Manchester, IN, United States
At Manchester University, versatility is the watchword of the Exercise Science and Fitness major. Throug teaching, research, service, and clinical activities, the department emphasizes practical application of discipline-specific content knowledge, technological expertise, and scholarly advancement to develop young professionals in multiple health, sport, and physical activity fields.
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Overview

Two Tracks of Study

The Exercise Science and Fitness program at Manchester University offers two tracks of study in health science disciplines.

  • The Exercise Science major prepares students for graduate study in one of the exercise sciences -- physical therapy, occupational therapy, exercise physiology, biomechanics, nutrition and cardiac rehabilitation.
  • The Fitness and Recreation major is designed for the study of the practical applications of fitness. This includes health, wellness and sports-related disciplines such as personal training, strength and conditioning and fitness instruction.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Physical Education and Sport Sciences
  • Basic Principles of Nutrition 
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Exercise Physiology Lab 
  • Administration of Health and Physical Activity Programs
  • Internship in Health/Fitness/Wellness 
  • Fundamentals of Human Anatomy
  • Fundamentals of Human Anatomy Lab

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • An official TOEFL, IELTS, or SAT I score
  • Official or certified copies of national exams
We need copies of all national exams as proof of completion of secondary school. This includes national exams or “O” level exams, and “A” level exams.
  • Evidence of financial support
  • Letter of Recommendation
A letter of recommendation from an employer or teacher or the reference form from the Common Application may be used.  This must be in English.
  • Certified copies of marks, grades, transcripts
Secondary transcripts of grades, marks or final exam results must be certified as true copies of the original. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32366 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32366 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    32366 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32366 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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