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Master of Science in Exercise Science

Program Requirements
Minimum combined score of 283 on the GRE 

Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale) 

Minimum formula score of 725 (GPA x GRE)


Frequently Asked Questions

Do you offer an online degree?
A concentration in Sport Management is offered online.

Am I required to take the GRE?
GRE waiver is available if you earned an undergraduate degree from ULM in a related field with a 3.0 or better GPA. Contact the program coordinator for a determination of GRE waiver eligibility.

What is the difference between clinical exercise physiology and applied exercise science?
Clinical exercise physiology majors will be required to complete an internship, and have a more specific, directed study. Applied exercise science majors have the option of completing an internship, but it is not required. 

Will I have to take prerequisites?
Depending on your undergraduate degree and/or choice of major, some prerequisites may be required. 

Are graduate assistantships available?
A total of five graduate assistantships are available in this program, and are highly competitive. Contact the program coordinator for information about applying for these assistantships.

Next steps...

Graduate Catalog
The catalog outlines university policies, tuition and fees, extensive program and degree information. Click on the link below for catalog information specific to the program.

Exercise Science, M.S.

Still have questions? 

Contact our program coordinator for more information:

Dr. Ken Alford
Director and Graduate Programs Coordinator
School of Health Professions
College of Health Sciences
Brown Hall 102