• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

Overview

It offers extensive online course work in sports conditioning, enabling professionals to design safe and effective exercise and conditioning programs. This option allows for very flexible schedules. In addition, all students in the program have the privilege of attending three intensive summer courses involving clinical workshops on campus at SUU for 1-2 weeks. 

Education

A degree in Sports Conditioning and Performance at Southern Utah University is an innovative approach to competition and physical performance. Students will learn the foundations to help individuals perform at peak capacity develop fitness habits.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Sport Conditioning 
  • Advanced Techniques of Sport Conditioning 
  • Designing Resistance Training Programs 
  • Resistance Training Techniques 
  • Evaluation in Sport Fitness 
  • Introduction to Sport Science Research and Statistics 
  • Thesis: Sport Conditioning and Performance 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    33 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores and has provided a recommended score range.

    Recommended Verbal Reasoning score:

    152

    Recommended Quantitative Reasoning score:

    152

    Recommended Analytical Writing score:

    4

    The recommended range represents scores typically accepted at this institution. Scores outside the range may still be considered.

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    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

  • Candidates must meet one of the following criteria: 

1) have a baccalaureate degree with a major or minor in physical education, exercise science or sports medicine; 

2) have a baccalaureate degree and be a licensed or certified fitness professional (CSCS, NSCA-CPT, ACSM-CPT, ACSM Health/Fitness Instructor--Must provide copy of certification.) or 

3) have a baccalaureate degree and have completed undergraduate courses in exercise physiology and biomechanics. 

  • Candidates are expected to be computer literate, experienced in word processing and have access to a high-speed internet connection.
  • Letter of application expressing career goals and expectations of success in this program.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2379 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2379 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    2379 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2379 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    843 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 843 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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Funding

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