UTEP distance learning
Generally, non-traditional students are people who simply do not have the time to attend face-to face classes on a full-time basis. Since the majority of their student population is non-traditional students, and their aims is to serve their local population, UTEP is promoting and developing a strong distance learning program. UTEP provides a big number of distance learnning courses spread across a variety of subjects, including various programs which are available entirely online.
The UTEP [University of Texas at El Paso] provides an online [distance learning] Master of Science degree in the field of kinesiology. The program provides two different fields of differentiation: exercise science and pedagogy of physical activities. All students, regardless of concentration, must complete core program in the biomechanical basis of sports, research methods, statistics, motor learning and control and advanced exercise physiology. Students in the exercise science concentration take six additional hours in measurement techniques in biomechanics and exercise physiology. The remaining hours are in the form of electives and a master’s thesis. Those pursuing the pedagogy concentration take courses in effective physical instruction and programs of physical activity.
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El Paso, TX 79968