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Physical Education: Sports Medicine Associate in Science

Fresno City College
Program overview
2 years
Associate's degree
Scholarships available
English
Start dates
Fresno
Fall 2021

Fresno
Spring 2021

Program description

Physical Education: Sports Medicine Associate in Science

Sports Medicine is a branch of medicine that deals with physical fitness and the treatment and prevention of injuries related to sports and exercise.

There are two sides of the Sports Medicine realm. These are Performance Enhancement and the other is Injury Care & Management. Both of these realms enclose a wide range of fields and professions.

Performance enhancement consists of:

  • Exercise Physiology
  • Biomechanics
  • Sports Psychology
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Strength & Conditioning
  • Coaching
  • Personal Fitness Training

Injury Care & Management consists of:

  • Practice of Medicine
  • Athletic Training
  • Sports Physical Therapy
  • Sports Massage Therapy
  • Sports Dentistry
  • Osteopathic Medicine
  • Orthotics/Prosthetics
  • Sports Chiropractic
  • Sports Podiatry

Admission requirements

International Students and Scholars Admission Requirements

To determine whether you are eligible for admission to our Fresno City College International Program, please review the following Admission Requirements, and submit the completed checklist with your other application materials:

  • Student must be 18 years old prior to the start of the semester
  • Affidavit of Support Form
  • Cost of Attendance Acknowledgement Form
  • Financial Documents
  • TOEFL or IELTS Exam Results – Waived if student Graduated from a U.S. High School and/or if English is an official language of home country
    • TOEFL Score Requirement Score of 500 Paper Based Test (PBT) or 61 Internet Based Test (iBT) required from students applying from their home country. If a student attended and completed an English Language Training Program in the U.S. we will consider accepting a score of 460 PBT or 48 iBT. Transcripts will be required from English Training Program for review.
    • IELTS Score Requirement Overall Band Score of 5.5 required from students applying from home country with at least 5.0 in each subsection (Listening, reading, Writing, and Speaking). If a student attended and completed an English Language Training Program in the U.S. we will consider accepting an Overall Band Score of 5.0. Transcripts will be required from English Training Program for review.
  • High School Graduation Requirement Official Graduation Certificate/Diploma, transcripts, and/or equivalent evidence of graduation from a Secondary School or its equivalent are required. If records are not in English, certified translation must be furnished.

For more information about admission requirement, please visit the university website.


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Program content

Required Courses

  • Human Anatomy, or
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology I
  • Human Physiology, or
  • Human Anatomy &Physiology II
  • Nutrition and Health, or
  • Sports Nutrition
  • First Aid and Safety
  • Concepts in Health and Fitness
  • Weight Training (Women), or
  • Weight Training (Men), or
  • Weight Training (Coed)
  • Sports Medicine Lab A
  • Sports Medicine Lab B
  • Athletic Training

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please check the university website for more information.

Tuition fees

International and Out-of-State student fees for spring 2021 : $3480.00 per 12 credit units

For more information about tuition fees, please visit the university website.

Qualification

Student Learning Outcomes:


  1. Identify and discuss the different Sports Medicine professions and their role in the health care continuum.
  2. Identify anatomy and physiology as it pertains to human performance and injury.
  3. Differentiate career opportunities relative to different populations.
  4. Demonstrate basic cardiopulmonary resuscitation, first aid skills, musculoskeletal and general medical skills.

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Fresno City College

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Contact info

Fresno City College

1101 E University Avenue
93741 Fresno California
United States of America

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www.fresnocitycollege.edu

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