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Exercise Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #459 (BCR) , TX,
The Exercise Science programme offered by University of Texas Arlington is designed to prepare students for health- and allied health-related fields such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, prosthetics and orthotics, cardiac rehabilitation and physician's assistant as well as in preparation for medical or dental school. 

About

The Exercise Science programme offered by University of Texas Arlington is also designed for students interested in careers in the commercial and corporate fitness industry as personal fitness trainers and fitness directors, strength and conditioning coaches as well as for students interested in pursuing a graduate degree in kinesiology or exercise science.

The Clinical Health Professions Track incorporates the science prerequisites required of physical therapy, occupational therapy, and physician's assistant graduate programs. 

The Fitness/Wellness Track Track is designed for students interested in careers in the commercial and corporate fitness industry as personal fitness trainers and fitness directors, and strength and conditioning coaches. 

Both the CHP and F/W are designed according to the guidelines established by the American College of Sports Medicine, with the purpose of preparing students for the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Certified Exercise Physiologist certification program, as well as the certification offered by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), and the Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS).

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 included:

  • Introduction to Exercise Science
  • Functional Anatomy
  • Biomechanics of Human Movement
  • Physiology of Exercise
  • Undergraduate Research Methods
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Obesity & Weight Management
  • Exercise Prescription for Special Populations
  • Fitness Assessment/programming

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Submit your completed official secondary school (high school) transcripts, diplomas, certificates, and/or national test examination scores as appropriate for the educational system in your country by mail in a sealed envelope. You must possess the equivalent of a U.S. high school graduation. Transcripts older than 6 months will not be accepted.
  • Submit your official SAT scores directly from the testing agency. These scores must be received before an admission decision can be made.
  • Submit official college transcript/marksheets for all university coursework you may have taken in a sealed envelope. Transcripts/marksheets older than six months will not be accepted.  

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25134 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25134 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    10250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10250 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Texas City

  • 882 - 1640 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

There are several different types of scholarships available to you at UTA. Our general academic scholarships are based on academic performance and available to new students pursing their first baccalaureate degree. You can find additional scholarships such as designated, departmental, private, and need-based scholarships through our scholarship system, MavScholarshop.

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