Exercise Science Bachelor's Degree
The Exercise Science program at Shawnee State University is designed to prepare individuals for careers in fitness and health promotion, strength and conditioning, and wellness programs, and/or prepare students for graduate study in Exercise Science/Exercise Physiology, Athletic Training, Physical Therapy, or Occupational Therapy.
Students in the program learn how to assess and evaluate fitness levels for individuals and groups, design, implement, manage, and evaluate fitness programs. All students complete at least one mandatory internship in a local health/fitness facility. Graduates of the program will find employment opportunities in both public and private health and fitness facilities, worksite and health care settings. For further information, contact the Sport Studies Program Director.