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Exercise and Sport Science

Eastern Kentucky University

48 months
Duration
19338 USD/year
19338 USD/year
9266 USD/year
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About

The Exercise and Sport Science program of Eastern Kentucky University prepares students with cutting edge theory combined with practical learning experiences taught by outstanding faculty in state-of-the-art facilities. 

Overview

Students who love sports and exercise and who have an interest in working with people to improve their health and fitness and/or athletic performance would be well suited for the Exercise and Sport Science program of Eastern Kentucky University.

Who Would Be Interested in Exercise & Sport Science?

Regardless of your future career plan as a certified athletic trainer (ATC), exercise physiologist, physical therapist (DPT), sport administrator for a professional sports team, athletic director, sports information director, college coach or a certified personal trainer, you can get there from here with an Exercise and Sport Science degree from Eastern Kentucky University. 

Why Exercise & Sport Science?

Our graduates leave ready to make their mark as professionals in exercise science and personal training because of the strong communication and critical thinking skills developed at EKU. Additionally, students desiring to become a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) or Physical Therapist (DPT) are provided with the required foundational knowledge and experience to make them competitive for these post Baccalaureate degree programs when they complete the BS in Exercise & Sport Science Concentration in Pre-Athletic Training/ Pre-Physical Therapy. 

Learn From The Best

Faculty in this discipline are experts in exercise and sport science, athletic training, fitness and wellness, coaching and sports administration. Many are regionally and nationally renowned in their fields and contribute to the discipline through scholarly publications in journals, books, and newspapers, presentations at professional conferences, leadership positions in professional organizations, and regional stewardship projects in the service region.

Where Are Recent Graduates Employed?

Graduates of these options are employed as:

  • Campus/Community Wellness Center Directors/Staff
  • Strength and Conditioning Coaches or Specialists
  • Private or Corporate Wellness Center Directors/Staff
  • Certified Personal Fitness Trainers
  • Sports Information Directors/Athletic Directors/Team Managers or Administrators
  • Coaches

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Care Deliver Systems
  • Essentials of Nutrition
  • Trigonometry
  • Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Biomechanics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit an online application for the term (Fall or Spring) you would like to begin.
  • Pay the required $35.00 USD application processing fee.
  • Submit a copy of your passport information page proving a valid passport.
  • Submit complete secondary school records reflecting a cumulative grade of 75% (2.5 GPA equivalent) or higher.
  • Submit an official copy of High School Diploma or Graduation Certificate.
  • Provide a declaration of finances showing an account balance of no less than $33,903 USD in the form of a bank statement with a letter of authorization from the account holder.
  • Demonstrated English language proficiency.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19338 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9669 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    19338 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9669 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9266 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4633 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Richmond

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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