An exercise science university program may offer concentrations in kinesiology, athletic training, sports management, health fitness or public health. This allows students to specialize in a particular facet of exercise science.
10 Schools with Exercise Science Programs
Exercise science degrees can be found at various levels at the following schools:
|College/University||Location||Institution Type||Degrees Offered||Tuition and Fees, In-State (2015-2016)*|
|Arizona State University||Phoenix, AZ||4-year, Public||Bachelor's, Master's||Undergraduate: $10,158 Graduate: $11,304|
|Appalachian State University||Boone, NC||4-year, Public||Bachelor's, Master's||Undergraduate: $6,852 Graduate: $7,409|
|Arkansas State University||Jonesboro, AR||4-year, Public||Bachelor's, Master's||Undergraduate: $8,050 Graduate: $5,810|
|Biola University||La Mirada, CA||4-year, Private||Bachelor's||Undergraduate: $34,498|
|Benedictine University||Lisle, IL||4-year, Private||Bachelor's, Master's||Undergraduate: $27,465 Graduate: $16,695|
|Belmont University||Nashville, TN||4-year, Private||Bachelor's||Undergraduate: $30,000|
|Bemidji State University||Bemidji, MN||4-year, Public||Bachelor's||Undergraduate: $8,366|
|Bethel University||Saint Paul, MN||4-year, Private||Bachelor's||Undergraduate: $34,140|
|Baker University||Baldwin City, KS||4-year, Private||Bachelor's||Undergraduate: $27,160|
|Adams State University||Alamosa, CO||4-year, Public||Bachelor's, Master's||Undergraduate: $8,574 Graduate: $6,594|
Source: *National Center for Education Statistics
School Selection Criteria
Consider the following when looking for exercise science schools:
- Students seeking a degree program in exercise science should research the background and credentials of each program's faculty.
- Specialization options may be valuable to students who have a specific career or field in mind.
- Students should look into the research laboratory and other facilities made available by prospective exercise science schools.
- Prospective students should consider what hands-on experiences are offered by each program, namely internships or chances to participate in clinical and community programs.
Exercise science programs are offered by various schools, typically at the bachelor's and master's degree levels. Different schools will offer varying concentration options, internships and other hands-on field experience.