Exercise Science, M.Sc. | The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley | Texas City, United States
12 months
Duration
15676 USD/year
15676 USD/year
8332 USD/year
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About

The  Master  of  Science  (MS) in Exercise Science  at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is  designed  to  help graduates gain a solid academic foundation, research capability, and necessary knowledge and experience in exercise science to help graduates to achieve their goals in the areas of health care practitioners, technical occupations and fitness fields. 

Overview

This Exercise Science program from The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley would develop professionals who can lead the work in exercise science and health-related fields to prevent and treat diseases including diabetes, obesity, hypertension that are becoming more common in the Hispanic community.

Key Features

  • Accredited, cutting edge degree program
  • Experienced, dedicated faculty
  • Demonstrated student success in research, professional certification and career advancement

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Lifespan Fitness and Human Performance
  • Nutrition and Human Performance
  • Applied Exercise Physiology
  • Action Research in Health and Human Performance
  • Motor Control and Learning
  • Statistical Methods
  • Research Methods in Education
  • Learning, Cognition and Human Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling admission for national students.

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

If an applicant does not meet the minimum undergraduate GPA criterion of 3.0 but has a GPA of at least 2.5, a personal interview is required for consideration of conditional admission.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or a recognized international equivalent in a similar or related field.
  • Undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Official transcripts from each institution attended (must be submitted directly to UTRGV).
  • Two letters of recommendation from professional or academic sources.
  • Personal  statement  detailing  professional  goals  and  reasons  for pursuing the graduate degree.
  • Resume including educational background and work experience.
  • If applicant does not meet the minimum undergraduate GPA criterion but has a GPA of at least 2.5, a personal interview is required for consideration of conditional admission.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7838 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7838 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8332 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4166 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Texas City

882 - 1634 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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