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M.S. in Exercise Science

Program Overview

Explore Advanced Exercise Topics

Gain insight into exercise testing and prescription for diverse populations with CSP’s master’s in exercise science. You’ll explore exercise physiology, applied exercise prescription, biomechanics, nutrition and metabolism, and strength and conditioning.

Gain insight into exercise testing and prescription for diverse populations with CSP’s master’s in exercise science. You’ll explore exercise physiology, applied exercise prescription, biomechanics, nutrition and metabolism, and strength and conditioning.

Fast Facts

5.5

semesters, depending on transfer credits

33

total credit hours

$475

per credit hour

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Help Others Maintain Their Health

Thanks to a combination of theoretical inquiry and practical application, CSP’s master’s in exercise science gives you the skills and knowledge to advance your career in exercise science while helping people advance their health and fitness. The program encompasses high-level skills in strength and conditioning, coaching, health and wellness, clinical practice, and rehabilitation.

The online exercise science degree takes place in a 100% online, synchronous format. Throughout seven-week course terms, you’ll simply log into class at specific times to participate in conversations with your classmates and professors. You can complete coursework when it fits your schedule.

Curriculum

The M.S. in Exercise Science online program is 33 credit hours. You’ll study exercise physiology, clinical exercise assessment, exercise prescription, and ethical perspectives.

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 online master’s in exercise science from Concordia University, St. Paul, you’ll need:

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Tuition Details

The master’s in exercise science from CSP costs $475 per credit hour. You can transfer a maximum of half the program’s credit hours, bringing your total tuition as low as $8,075. 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 online M.S. in Exercise Science program. It’s yet another way that the online format mimics the experience of studying at 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 50 percent of the program’s credit hours from a regionally accredited institution toward this degree program. Our Transfer Specialists will guide you through the process.

The M.S. in Exercise Science has 11 courses.

The online M.S. in Exercise Science from Concordia University, St. Paul is $475 per credit hour.

CSP only offers this program in a fully online format.

You must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 based on a 4.0 system.

Your first step is to complete the online application, and then prepare your high school or college transcripts, if applicable. See the How to Apply page for more information.

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