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Exercise Science

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

12 months
Duration
32500 USD/year
32500 USD/year
17776 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. 

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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.

Why UTRGV?

  • Ranked #79 among 300+ national universities by Washington Monthly in 2018
  • Accredited, cutting edge degree program
  • Experienced, dedicated faculty
  • Affordable tuition (ranked #1 in net price among national universities by Washington Monthly in 2018 and #3 most affordable university in America 2018 by BestValueSchools.com)
  • 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
  • Foundations of Learning, Cognition and Human Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

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

    32500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32500 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    32500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32500 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    17776 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17776 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Texas City

882 - 1634 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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Updated over a year ago

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