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 Kinesiology
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SchoolAcadia University
LocationWolfville, NS, Canada
School TypeUniversity
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 3,604
Full-time Graduate: 150
DegreeBachelor
Honours
Co-op
Length4 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*75%
Prerequisites
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics  or  Grade12 Precalculus 
Prerequisites NotesApplicants are required to have English 12 or English 12: African heritage, and four additional Grade 12 Academic or Advanced courses, including: Mathematics 12 or Precalculus 12. Minimum overall average of 75%.
Cost
Provincial: $6,899
National: $8,182
International: $16,380

Cost per year is based on the 2017-2018 academic year (tuition only).
Scholarships7 scholarship(s)
DescriptionBy choosing to study kinesiology at Acadia you will learn about human movement from physiological, psychomotor, sociocultural, biomechanical, and pathological perspectives. You will also take related science and arts courses, and can complete a number of certifications during your studies.

Kinesiology is ideal if you plan to work in the rehabilitation fields, medicine, the fitness industry, or in teaching and coaching. This degree serves as a gateway to physical therapy, occupational therapy, and medicine, and also to many other health-related professions like speech-language pathology, audiology, nursing, athletic therapy, midwifery, and chiropractics. It also prepares you well for post-baccalaureate study in other areas like exercise physiology, adapted physical activity, biomechanics, and sport psychology.
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