MS in Exercise Science - Concentration in Clinical Exercise Physiology
This concentration gives students the opportunity to develop advanced knowledge and competencies in clinical exercise physiology. As a practitioner in clinical exercise physiology, they will provide preventative and rehabilitative exercise to healthy people and people with various cardiopulmonary, metabolic, musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, and immunological chronic diseases such as asthma, heart disease, emphysema, diabetes, obesity, osteoporosis, Parkinson's, and multiple sclerosis.
Applicants must have a baccalaureate degree in a science or health-related discipline from an accredited college of university, two undergraduate courses in anatomy and physiology, one course each in exercise physiology and statistics, one year of health-related work experience recommended. For applicants whose native language is not English, an official copy of the results of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Individuals with a score of less than 250 (600 in the old scoring method) must be certified by the English Language Center before they can be admitted.