Applied Exercise Science

This degree will prepare you for a career in corporate and commercial fitness, complete your pre-requisites for occupational therapy, sit for certifications in personal training, strength and conditioning coaching or other certification exams you prepare for and take.

Future job prospects include:

  • wellness director
  • personal trainer
  • strength and conditioning specialist
  • other fitness specializations

Future graduate level education:

  • occupational therapist
  • occupational therapist assistant
  • Masters in Kinesiology - exercise science

This track is focused on applied settings where you will be working with the general population, such as at a performance center, commercial gym, or recreational facility.

  • Plan and develop comprehensive wellness programs;
  • Establish effective exercise programs;
  • Facilitate, teach, and promote wellness program content areas;
  • Manage and direct comprehensive wellness programs – including staff, facilities, and budgets of wellness programs.

Click here for the B.S. Exercise Science Applied Curriculum checklist.