Granted By: Indiana University
Academic Unit: IU School of Physical Education & Tourism Management
Degree(s): Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology
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.