Copyright
 

Physiology and Related Sciences

Physiology students are able to focus on related sciences and sub-fields, including kinesiology, exercise science or sport nutrition. There are a variety of degree options and careers available within the field of physiology. Read on to learn more.

Inside Physiology and Related Sciences

Physiology is a biological science that is primarily concerned with development and function in humans or animals. More specifically, the field of physiology studies the internal and external mechanisms that allow for development, movement and functions.

Education Information

Physiology students are able to seek various levels of education, from associate's degree to doctorates, based on the career path they plan to follow. They generally begin their studies by building a strong foundation in other biological sciences such as biology, chemistry and physics. More of a broad field, physiology is broken down into different, more specialized sub-categories allowing students to concentrate in areas such as exercise physiology, human physiology or sport physiology, among many others. Additionally, physiology is a popular undergraduate degree program for students preparing for study in a physical therapy doctorate program. Review the links below for more details about degrees in this field.

Specialization Options

Physiology and Related Sciences Related Articles

Schools you may like:

Popular Schools

The listings below may include sponsored content but are popular choices among our users.

    • MS in Nursing
    • MS in Nursing - Nurse Administrator
    • MS in Nursing - Nurse Educator
    • Bachelors of Science in Nursing - RN to BSN
    • BS in Health Science

    What is your highest level of education completed?

    • MSHS Medical Laboratory Sciences
    • MSHS in Clinical Microbiology
    • MSHS in Immunohematology and Biotechnology
    • MSHS in Molecular Diagnostic Sciences
    • MSHS in Translational Microbiology
    • MSHS in Clinical Research Administration

    What is your highest level of education?

    • Master of Biotechnology Enterprise & Entrepreneurship
    • MS in Biotechnology
    • MS in Bioinformatics

    What is your highest level of education?

    • BS in Health Sciences: Professional Development & Advanced Patient Care
    • Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Health Science

    What is your highest level of education?

    • Master of Arts in Health Care Administration

    What is your highest level of education?

  • What is your highest level of education?

  • What is your highest level of education completed?

  • What is your age?

    • B.S. General Studies - Life Sciences
    • A.S. General Studies - Life Sciences
    • Graduate Biology Certificate

    What is your highest level of education?

  • What is your highest level of education?

Find your perfect school

What is your highest level of education?