College: College of Education
Degrees: B.S., M.S.
See Also: Kinesiology and Health
The Kinesiology and Health Department offers a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science. Course work includes classes on anatomy, physiology, scientific aspects of physical activity, etc. This major involves an internship during the senior year.
The B.S. major in Exercise Science prepares students for careers in adult fitness, worksite health promotion/corporate fitness, personal training, clinical exercise physiology, cardiac rehabilitation, and other related fields. Preparation is also provided in fitness management, program management, sports skill development and enhancement, strength and conditioning, and related topics. The major involves an internship in the senior year.
This is a suggested 4-year schedule of courses for students to follow, including milestones that should be met each year.