The Exercise and Sport Science program prepares students for many career options, by equipping students with the academic knowledge and practical experience necessary to work in a variety of recreational and fitness settings. Students interested in teaching physical education and/or coaching in secondary schools choose Exercise and Sport Science as a first or second teaching field. The major also serves as preparation for graduate study in areas such as exercise physiology, athletic training and sports rehabilitation.
Student interested in working in a “movement” environment, such as athletics, physical education, athletic training, fitness and personal training, would enjoy the Exercise and Sport Science major.
Students can pursue one of the following program options:
Our students have gained internships in places such as:
Our graduates have gained employment as:
Some positions may require further education.