Master of Science in Exercise Physiology Program Course Schedule
The Master of Science in Exercise Physiology Program can be completed as a full-time student. Full-time enrollment is considered nine or more graduate credits per semester or term. Both concentrations within the Master of Science in Exercise Physiology Program require a total of 58 credit hours to include 9 credits of core requirements, and 46-49 credits of concentration requirements (including practicum/internship courses). Students electing to take the non-thesis option to fulfill the research requirements of the program will take 3 credits of electives. The course schedules indicate the course sequencing for full-time enrollment.
Master of Science in Exercise Physiology Courses
The M.S. in Exercise Physiology Program is offered as a full-time, education program. The curriculum includes the following number of courses:
- 3 Core Courses
- 13-18 Concentration Courses
Master of Exercise Physiology Graduate Course Schedules
Practicums and Internships
Students in the clinical concentration will accumulate a minimum of 800 hours of clinical experience through practicums I-IV. Recommended experiences would meet the requirements for becoming an ACSM registered clinical exercise physiologist (RCEP):
- Cardiovascular: 200 hours
- Pulmonary: 100 hours
- Metabolic: 120 hours
- Orthopedic/Musculoskeletal: 100 hours
- Neuromuscular: 40 hours
- Immunological/Hematological: 40 hours
Students in the strength and conditioning concentration will complete a minimum of 600 hours in internships I-IV.