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Exercise Science - Pre Physician Assistant

Granted By Indiana University
Academic Unit IU School of Physical Education & Tourism Management
Department Department of Exercise Science
Degree(s) Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology
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Overview Exercise science is the study of physiological and functional adaptations to movement. The undergraduate exercise science program is a science-oriented curriculum that provides a broad background for students planning to further their education at the graduate level. Students complete specified course work within physical education as well as a thorough curriculum in areas such as anatomy, chemistry, mathematics, physics, statistics, physiology, and psychology culminating with a practical hands-on internship experience. The program offers students an excellent preparation for graduate studies in exercise science and graduate-level education in physical therapy, occupational therapy, medicine, and other related health fields.