The Exercise Science Program provides instruction, conducts research and offers public service/outreach regarding the scientific aspects of exercise and sport and their affects on health, fitness, performance and quality of life. Thesis and non thesis options are available, along with graduate assistantships in laboratory and/or instructional settings. Emphasizing practical skill acquisition, the program prepares students for careers in adult fitness centers; senior living communities; hospital- or corporate-based wellness programs and other health/fitness related agencies; research and military institutes; as well as for future academic study.
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Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999