NEW! Exercise and Sport Science Major

Monday, April 1, 2013

Are you interested in a career in fitness and exercise? Do you want to help people get healthy? Then consider the new major in Exercise and Sport Science, now offered in the Kinesiology department. The health and fitness industries are poised for huge growth as the public demand for a healthier lifestyle has propelled careers in health and fitness to some of the top job opportunities in 2013.  As understanding grows of the need for alignment between fitness, nutrition, stress-management, and the treatment of preventable diseases like diabetes and heart disease, the fitness industry and the medical field is collaborating like never before to improve people’s life and health. The Kinesiology department will provide the scientific basis for you to achieve professional fitness certifications, and specialized training to serve this growing need. For more information, contact:

You can find the 4-Year Academic Plan for this newest major.