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Health and Movement Sciences (Concentration in Exercise Science)

Virginia Commonwealth University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
25956 USD/year
25956 USD/year
12618 USD/year
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About

This Health and Movement Sciences (Concentration in Exercise Science) program at Virginia Commonwealth University provides advanced course work for students interested in the application of health and movement science principles to exercise science, teaching and sports medicine. 

Overview

Program goal

Applicants planning to enter the teaching profession should hold a valid teaching endorsement. Students admitted to this program typically have backgrounds in exercise science, life science or related fields. This Health and Movement Sciences (Concentration in Exercise Science) program at Virginia Commonwealth University does not provide opportunities for initial licensure in health and physical education.

Student learning outcomes

  • Demonstrate an understanding of research design and statistical applications relative to the disciplines comprising the health and movement sciences
  • Demonstrate mastery of essential knowledge in health and movement science
  • Demonstrate a comprehensive or advanced knowledge of the field of health and movement science

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Graduate Research Methods 
  • Statistical Methods 
  • Research Design in Health and Movement Sciences
  • Movement Physiology
  • Nutrition for Health and Physical Activity
  • Psychology of Physical Activity
  • Laboratory Techniques in Rehabilitation Science
  • Clinical Exercise Physiology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 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.
3

English requirements

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.
80
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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal statement
  • Academic documentation
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Additional academic requirements and regulations
  • Foreign transcripts
  • Financial certification
  • Application fee

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25956 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25956 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    25956 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25956 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    12618 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12618 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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