Exercise & Sport Sciences
B.S. in Exercise Science
Students pursuing a B.S. in exercise science develop a thorough understanding of the anatomy and physiology of the human body and its response to acute and chronic exercise. Students learn procedures for assessing health, fitness and performance; how to interpret the results; and how to develop safe and effective exercise prescriptions for healthy, athletic and clinical populations.
A degree in exercise science allows graduates to pursue advanced degrees with careers in:
- Occupational therapy
- Physician assistant
- Physical therapy
- Athletic training
- Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.)
- Medical Doctor (M.D.)
A minor in Personal Training is also available.