Department: Human Performance and Health Education
Major: Exercise Science: Strength and Conditioning
This program offers an Accelerated Graduate Degree Program.
Exercise Science is the study of the acute responses and long-term adaptations the human body experiences with physical activity and exercise. The Exercise Science major includes coursework in the basic sciences, physiology of exercise, biomechanics, fitness assessment, exercise testing and prescription, strength and conditioning, sport psychology and the clinical aspects of exercise.
The Strength & Conditioning Concentration is ideal for students interested in becoming fitness professionals such as strength and conditioning specialists and personal trainers.