You will learn how to help people maintain and enhance their well-being through our fitness professional or exercise science emphasis. Graduates qualify for several different national certifications including, but not limited to: ACE, ACSM, NSCA and NASM.
Learn about anatomy and physiology, fitness assessment, exercise programming and implementation, exercise leadership and client education, strength and conditioning and nutrition, while developing skills in activities such as weight lifting, aerobic activities and more. Courses also cover topics like health and nutrition education and kinesiology.
You’ll learn how exercise and sports impact your health. Courses cover anatomy and physiology, structural kinesiology, biomechanics and clinical exercise physiology. Exercise science explores the science behind fitness, exercise metabolism and overall wellness.