Strength and Conditioning Admission Process | M.S. in Exercise Physiology
Applications and credentials for admission to the Master of Science in Exercise Physiology program must be submitted for processing to the Carroll University Office of Admission. Applications are reviewed case-by-case on a monthly basis, continuously throughout the year and prior to the start of the summer term (June). Each cohort commences in the summer semester; however, special part-time enrollment may be considered based on circumstances. As decisions are made on applications, applicants are notified through the Office of Admission. Applicants must be eligible to return in good standing (be free of academic or disciplinary probation) to all institutions previously attended.
Carroll University will review applicants into the M.S. in Exercise Physiology program who have completed their undergraduate degree from an accredited institution.
Required Application Materials
- Carroll University Graduate Studies Online Application
- Carroll University MEXP-SC Program Supplemental Application Packet, which includes the following:
- List of three references
- MEXP Essay form
- MEXP Experiences Document (A professional resume may be submitted, although Carroll forms are preferred)
- Safety and Technical Standards form
- Official post-secondary transcripts
- Baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution prior to matriculation
- Cumulative and Pre-professional GPA of 2.50 (on a 4.0 scale) is recommended to be considered for admission
- Pre-professional courses should typically be completed within the past seven years from the time of application with grades of 'C' or better. Candidates with coursework older than seven years should have relevant experience in the field to be considered. Pre-professional courses are indicated below with an asterisk.
- Proof of current CPR and First Aid certification for the professional rescuer is required prior to commencing the program
- National Strength and Conditioning Association’s (NSCA) Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) credential. If not certified, individuals will be required to become certified during the first term of the program.
- Successful completion of all college-level prerequisite coursework:
- One semester of anatomy with a lab, or combined anatomy and physiology with a lab*
- One semester of physiology with a lab, or combined anatomy and physiology with a lab*
- One semester of exercise physiology*
Note: International students may have additional admission requirements.
Please submit application materials and credentials for admission to the Office of Admission at email@example.com. Official documents must be mailed to:
Office of Admission
100 N. East Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186
Cindy Holahan, director of graduate admission, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 262.524.7361.