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B.A. in Exercise Science

Program Overview

Become a Health and Fitness Expert

Enhance your understanding of kinesiology concepts across human movement and exercise, along with topics like health psychology and nutrition. You’ll earn your exercise science degree online while benefiting from an internship in the field.

Enhance your understanding of kinesiology concepts across human movement and exercise, along with topics like health psychology and nutrition. You’ll earn your exercise science degree online while benefiting from an internship in the field.

Fast Facts

6

semesters, depending on transfer credits

120

total credit hours

$420

per credit hour

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  • Take one more step towards achieving your career goals.

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Achieve Success in Your Field

It doesn’t matter whether you’re just starting on your career path or seeking advancement in your current role. Your online exercise degree can provide you with the foundational knowledge and skills needed for career success in one of many fields.

A degree in exercise science opens up doors to athletics, community sports, fitness, and personal training, among other possibilities. And many alumni pursue graduate study in areas like aging, athletic training, biomechanics, chiropractic, exercise physiology, human growth, sports management, and sport psychology. Whatever your field of interest, the bachelor’s in exercise science program can help you achieve success.

Curriculum

The online exercise science degree provides a liberal arts perspective through the General Education core, plus 49 credit hours in the major. You’ll study nutrition, anatomy, physiology, sport business, motor development, biomechanics, and more.

Curriculum

Program Outcomes

Graduate Outcomes

95%

95% of CSP graduates receive job offers within one year of graduation, according to the First Destinations survey administered by Concordia University, St. Paul.

44%

CSP graduates earn 44% more than the national average, according to the graduate earning data source at https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/.

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Admissions Requirements

To apply for the B.A. in Exercise Science from Concordia University, St. Paul, you’ll need:

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Tuition Details

The exercise science degree online program from CSP costs $420 per credit hour. You can transfer a maximum of 90 credit hours to get your total tuition down to $12,600. Convenient payment options and $2,000 partnership scholarships are also available to make your education even more affordable.

Faculty

You’ll have support from expert faculty members at CSP, who will be there to answer your questions and guide you throughout your degree in exercise science. It’s yet another way that the online format mimics the experience of studying on campus.

Get the Feel of an In-Person Program on Your Schedule

Online programs from Concordia University, St. Paul are designed for your busy lifestyle. You can study at your convenience while taking advantage of synchronous or asynchronous coursework. With our flexible online framework, you’ll get to know your peers and faculty while engaging in unique assignments and activities. Explore the various ways that you will receive support through every stage of the online learning experience, and discover tips about how to maximize your resources.

Online Experience

Financial Aid

In addition to financing your online education with federal student aid and private loans, CSP offers online students a tuition discount (this limits eligibility for institutional scholarships). Transfer students could receive $2,000 or more through transfer partnerships and transfer student awards. CSP is also a Military Friendly® institution. An enrollment counselor and tuition planner will help you apply for financial aid.

Tuition & Aid

Frequently Asked Questions

Are you interested in one of Concordia’s online programs? Get answers to the most frequently asked questions about time to completion, accreditation, tuition and fees, admissions, and more. If applicable, you can also learn more about licensure, concentrations, or specializations offered in the program. Get more information about any online program or contact an enrollment counselor at (855) 641-2525 with further questions.

Yes, you can transfer up to 90 credit hours from a regionally accredited institution toward this degree program. Our Transfer Specialists will guide you through the process.

The B.A. in Exercise Science includes 49 credit hours plus general education requirements.

Excluding general education requirements, the B.A. in Exercise Science has 12 courses.

Online undergraduate programs from Concordia University, St. Paul are $420 per credit hour.

This program is offered fully online from Concordia University, St. Paul.

Transfer credits must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 based on a 4.0 system.

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Sources

  1. Health Care Occupations. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 10 April 2020. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/home.htm. Retrieved 30 April 2020.
  2. Coaches and Scouts. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 10 April 2020. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/entertainment-and-sports/coaches-and-scouts.htm. Retrieved 30 April 2020.
  3. Athletic Trainers. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 10 April 2020. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/athletic-trainers.htm. Retrieved 30 April 2020.
  4. Exercise Physiologist. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 10 April 2020. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/exercise-physiologists.htm. Retrieved 30 April 2020.