Sport Science is a concentration within the BS in Exercise and Sport Science degree program. This program is designed for students interested in a fitness, strength and conditioning or clinical rehabilitation setting. Specific occupational opportunities include adult fitness in a corporate, community, commercial or rehabilitative setting, youth fitness, special population fitness across the lifespan and coaching at the high school or college setting.
The program is endorsed by the American College of Sports Medicine and is accredited by the Commission of Accreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHEP). Program graduates are eligible and expected to sit for professional certification examinations related to conditioning and human performance.
83% of our graduating Exercise and Sport Science students seek further education from graduate school or other advanced training, or start their career after college in an exercise science-related workplace.
The Exercise Science program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation for the Exercise Sciences.