• About Exercise Science

Exercise Science

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  • About Exercise Science

    Exercise Science Goals and Objectives

    Program Goals:

    • Assist students in obtaining a Bachelor of Science degree in the field of Exercise Science.
    • Provide an individualized academic program based upon the student's career goals.
    • Develop the educational competencies and skills required to be a successful fitness professional.
    • Prepare students for nationally recognized exercise science certification exams.
    • Complete an internship experience at a fitness, sports medicine or cardiac rehabilitation facility.

    Program Objectives:

    • Inform students of the career options in exercise science.
    • Introduce students to exercise science professional organizations.
    • Provide students the educational background that enhances problem solving and critical thinking.
    • Develop the professional skills that promote fitness, exercise and health.
    • Prepare students to sit for American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) and American Council on Exercise (ACE) certification exams.
    • Expose students to exercise science professionals in the community.
    • Provide students with career information about job placement.