Exercise Science, BA & BS
Combine chemistry, biology, physics, physiology, and psychology to learn how exercise can improve health and performance. The exercise science major offers two concentrations: Health Science and Human Performance (BA & BS), ideal for careers in personal training, corporate wellness, or performance enhancement, and Pre-Allied Health (BA & BS) which is ideal for graduate-level careers in nursing, medicine, and physical or occupational therapy. The Bachelor of Arts options require a foreign language. Bachelor of Science options require additional science courses.
Sport Management, BA & BS
Prepare for a career in sports, including athletic director, sports information, or media relations, with a sport management major. You'll learn how sports programs, products, and activities are developed, produced, promoted, and managed. The Bachelor of Arts option requires a foreign language. The Bachelor of Science option requires additional elective courses.
Prepare for sport-related opportunities in coaching, camp and recreational settings, and athletic ministry. Take classes on sport-specific training, coaching principles, coaching psychology, and athletic injury care and prevention. This minor requires a practicum where the student can put the principles from class into practice.
Diversify yourself to work in the sports world. Take courses covering sport management, public relations, event and facility management, and the legal side of sports. This minor requires a two-credit seminar.