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Exercise Physiology and Human Performance

Texas A&M University Central Texas

48 months
Duration
14744 USD/year
4616 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology and Human Performance at Texas A&M University-Central Texas prepares students for careers in a multitude of health, sports, and fitness-related fields and a foundation for graduate studies or medical school. 

Overview

The program will provide knowledge about the body’s physiological responses to exercise, as well as evaluate physiological adaptations through applied science. You will learn how to develop exercise prescriptions for a variety of individuals, from healthy to aged or diseased populations.

Whether your goal is to enter the athletic performance industry or pursue a medical degree, you will experience relevant coursework, excellent faculty, and hands-on training in A&M-Central Texas' new, state-of-the-art Human Performance Research Laboratory and Exercise Physiology Laboratory.

A bachelor’s degree in Exercise Physiology and Human Performance from A&M-Central Texas prepares students for careers and graduate school opportunities in a multitude of health and fitness-related fields. 

Whether your goal is to enter the athletic performance industry or pursue a medical degree, you will experience relevant coursework, excellent faculty, and hands-on training in A&M-Central Texas’ new, state-of-the-art Human Performance Research Laboratory.

Program Level Student Learning Outcomes

  • Articulate the fundamental principles of exercise science and nutrition.
  • Prescribe individualized exercise and nutritional interventions.
  • Analyze current trends in exercise science. 

Career Opportunities

  • Cardiac Rehabilitation Specialist
  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Personal Trainer
  • Physician Assistant
  • Research Assistant
  • Sport Nutritionist
  • Strength & Conditioning Coach
  • Wellness Coordinator

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Exercise Physiology 
  • Anatomical Kinesiology
  • Exercise Biochemistry
  • Principles and Techniques of Strength Training and Conditioning
  • Exercise Testing and Prescription
  • Advanced Resistance Training
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Training
  • Leadership in Exercise and Sport
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Exercise Physiology and Human Performance Capstone
  • Exercise Physiology and Human Performance Internship

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum 2.0 cumulative transfer GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Minimum 30 academic, college-level transferable semester hours
  • Must be eligible to return to all previously attended institutions
  • Applicants pursuing an Applied Science or Aviation Science degree may meet this requirement utilizing select workforce education credit from an approved Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree upon completion of 45 hours, to include all general education courses within the AAS.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14744 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7372 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    4616 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2308 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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