Graduate Certificate in Exercise Physiology, Master | San Francisco State University | San Francisco, United States
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Graduate Certificate in Exercise Physiology

12 months
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8956 USD/year
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About

An emphasis in exercise physiology is intended for students who are interested in furthering their understanding of how the physiological systems of the human body respond to exercise. Learn more with Graduate Certificate in Exercise Physiology from San Francisco State University.

Overview

Key facts

Exercise physiology is a multi-disciplinary field with strong ties to basic research, life sciences, and medicine. This emphasis offers a comprehensive study of the acute and chronic cardiovascular, respiratory, and metabolic responses to exercise; and the application of these concepts to exercise testing, prescription, and supervision in both healthy and diseased populations. Furthermore, an objective of the exercise physiology emphasis is to assist in preparation for certification as Health Fitness SpecialistSM or Clinical Exercise Specialist through the American College of Sports Medicine. Upon completion of the program, students will be prepared to further their education in a doctoral program or seek employment in a rehabilitation clinic, health club, wellness center, or other fitness settings. This certificate is only for graduate students in the Kinesiology program. Learn more with Graduate Certificate in Exercise Physiology from San Francisco State University.

Programme Structure

Courses

  • Advanced Exercise Metabolism
  • Exercise and Cardiovascular Dynamics
  • Clinical Exercise Physiology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit Application to San Francisco State University via Cal State Apply
  • A personal statement
  • A set of official transcripts from all institutions of higher education attended
  • Three references (letter and reference form); at least one of these must address health-related work or volunteer experience. References must submit the reference letters themselves electronically.
  • GRE scores
  • English language proficiency (international students)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8956 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8956 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8956 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8956 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for San Francisco

2206 - 4119 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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