Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and Fitness

Exercise Science - Lab

Interested in becoming a Physical or Occupational Therapist, an Exercise Physiologist or Strength and Conditioning Specialist? Possibly your interest lie in working as a Personal Trainer, Coach or Fitness Consultant.  These are the types of careers that a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science and Fitness Management can prepare you for.  Our program offers both Personal Fitness and Professional tracks.

Fitness Tracks

Business – This emphasis area is designed for students interested in business management.  The courses may also serve as prerequisites for law school. This emphasis can lead to a minor in Business.

Community and Private Recreation – This emphasis area is designed for students who desire an occupation in city, community (i.e. YMCA) or commercial based recreational centers. This emphasis can lead to a minor in Kinesiology.

Nutrition – This emphasis area is designed for students interested in a background in nutrition for both educating and advising clients. This emphasis can lead to a minor in Nutrition.

Sport Medicine – This emphasis area is to be utilized in conjunction with participation in the athletic training program. The program is a preparatory program for the LAT exam.

Pre Graduate Tracks for Professional Programs

  • Pre-Physical Therapy
  • Pre-Occupational Therapy
  • Pre-Physician Assistant
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Pre Law
  • MS Exercise Science
  • Ph.D. Physiology