Health and Human Physiology, Master | The University of Iowa | Iowa City, United States
12 months
29739 USD/year
31012 USD/year
12065 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Health and Human Physiology at The University of Iowa is awarded by the Graduate College. Instruction is offered through the Department of Health & Human Physiology in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


About Health and Human Physiology at The University of Iowa

The Department of Health and Human Physiology offers undergraduate majors, minors, a certificate, and graduate degree programs in health and human physiology and in sport and recreation management. The department also administers the Certificate in Disability Studies, as well as coaching authorization courses. In addition, the department is home to the Health and Physical Activity Skills Program, which offers courses that provide instruction and practice in lifetime sports, fitness training, and wellness activities aimed at enhancing physical health and well-being. Additionally, the department collaborates with other departments to offer the Certificate in Event Management.


The Pomerantz Career Center offers multiple resources to help students find internships and jobs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Exploring Athletic training
  • Diversity and Inclusion in Healthy Living
  • Exploring Health and Human Physiology
  • Human Anatomy
  • First Aid/CPR Atheltic Training

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A U.S. bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university, or an equivalent degree from another country as determined by the Office of Admissions.
  • A minimum grade-point average (GPA) of 3.00, or the foreign equivalent as determined by the Office of Admissions.
  • English Proficiency Requirements
  • You must first submit the online application to the Graduate College and pay the $60 application fee by credit card ($100 for international applicants).
  • An Application for Graduate Awards
  • A personal statement
  • Resume
  • Verification of 100 hours working with pediatric patients (sub-track in Child Life only)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Once recommended for admission, international students must send a Financial Statement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29739 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 29739 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    31012 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31012 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12065 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12065 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Iowa City

1187 - 1841 USD /month
Living costs

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


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