Exercise science is the study of acute physical activity and exercise, and the associated short and long-term physiological and biomechanical adaptions that the human body experiences.
The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in exercise science is consistent with American College of Sports Medicine standards and has emphasis areas in:
The program also offers students high-impact experiences during the degree via fieldwork and internship courses.
Coursework varies with emphasis selection but focuses on the following areas:
Career opportunities include positions in:
“The exercise science program has helped me grow professionally. Through quality instruction, I gained an understanding of the subject and have learned to apply my knowledge to situations I may encounter in the workforce.”
“My experiences with the faculty and professional staff within the movement science department were phenomenal!”