Courses

Required Courses (12 credit hours)

  • PPE 606 - Current Literature in Exercise and Sport Science
  • PPE 685 - Systemic Physiology & Exercise
  • PPE 693 - Research Problems in Exercise and Sport Science
  • EDU 647 - Statistical Thinking and Applications

Substitutions may be selected from among all listed courses if these courses have been satisfactorily completed in previous study

Plus a minimum of 6 credit hours (selected among the following):

  • PPE 700 - Exercise Endocrinology
  • PPE 753 - Cardiovascular Exercise & Physiology
  • PPE 785 - Energy Metabolism & Exercise
  • PPE 795 - Skeletal Muscle Physiology

Thesis/Internship (6 credit hours minimum)
A research thesis or internship experience is required.

Suggested Electives:

  • PPE 518 - Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • PPE 519 - Metabolic Aspects of Physical Activity
  • PPE 514 - Exercise and Aging
  • PPE 515 - Graded Ex. Testing/Interp.
  • PPE 517 - Pathophysiology

Students may also elect to complete coursework from other related programs at Syracuse University.