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Clinical Exercise Physiology

University of Wisconsin - River Falls

12 months
Duration
500 USD/credit 17000 USD/year
500 USD/credit 17000 USD/year
500 USD/credit 17000 USD/year
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About

University of Wisconsin - River Falls offers a Master of Science degree in Clinical Exercise Physiology to prepare individuals for a variety of health maintenance and rehabilitative positions in the treatment of an expanding list of chronic diseases and disabling conditions. 

Overview

Who Should Enroll

  • Individuals seeking employment in cardiac rehabilitation, preventive, and disease management programs;
  • Baccalaureate graduates who want to continue their education through obtaining a graduate degree; or
  • Professionals currently working in the field of exercise and sports science who want to obtain a professional certification as a clinical exercise physiologist or a master’s degree

Key Features

  • Students can begin their Clinical Exercise Physiology program from University of Wisconsin - River Falls in spring, summer or fall and complete their degree within 16 months.
  • Classes are scheduled in the evenings to accommodate working professionals.
  • All students will complete an internship in a cardiac rehabilitation setting at a regional hospital or rehabilitation center.
  • The program has a graduation rate of 83% with 90% of its graduates employed in the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cardiac Anatomy and Physiology
  • Advanced Physiology of Exercise
  • Medical Pharmacology
  • Statistics and Research Methods in Health and Human Performance
  • Clinical Patient Behavior Change
  • Advanced Exercise Testing and Prescription
  • Chronic Disease in Health and Human Performance
  • Electrocardiography 
  • Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

34 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution showing an overall undergraduate grade point average of at least 3.00 on a 4.00 scale, or an average of at least 3.00 in the last half of all undergraduate work, or an average of at least 3.00 for no less than 12 semester credits of graduate study at another accredited graduate school; and
  • Completed UW System application received with $56 processing fee (see Application Process).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 500 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    17000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 500 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    17000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 500 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

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