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Exercise and Sport Science

Careers

Students graduating with a BSEd or MS degree are well-prepared to attend graduate school within the following areas*:

  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Medicine (Medical Doctor, Physician Assistant)
  • Exercise Science and associated disciplines (MS or PhD level)
  • Bioenergetics
  • Biomechanics
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Nutrition Science
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Etc.

*Note: Students should seek the guidance of the Academic Services Coordinator, the pre-health professional advisor, faculty mentors, and/or the school of interest with regards to needed pre-requisite courses for graduate school admission.

Students are also well-prepared to begin employment within the following areas:

  • Health/Medical Research (MS degree typically required)
  • Clinical Exercise Physiologist (MS degree typically required)
  • Corporate Wellness
  • Health Club Facility Management
  • Personal Training
  • Group Fitness Instruction
  • Fitness and Wellness Coaching
  • Strength and Conditioning Coaching

For additional information on career options in EXSS please click here.

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Last Updated: 1/10/13