Admission and Application

Rolling admission until cohort is full

These are the requirements for application to the Master of Science in Exercise Physiology program:

  • Undergraduate degree in exercise science or science-based major from an accredited institution
    • Prerequisites: At least 8 credits (including lab) of undergraduate anatomy and physiology; 3-4 credits exercise physiology; and 4 credits physics (which should include Newtonian mechanics)
  • Undergraduate GPA least 3.0 GPA
  • Two letters of recommendation (pdf)
  • GRE or MCAT scores (SAU undergraduates are exempt)
  • Personal essay explaining reason(s) for wanting to pursue graduate education
  • TOEFL score of 79 or 6.5 on the IELTS for students whose native language or undergraduate experience is not English

Applications are due by Jan. 31 each year or until cohort is full. Apply online today.


Rhiannon Seneli, PhD, Program Director

Kinesiology Department
Hayes Hall
518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803

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