The M.S. program in Exercise Science prepares graduates for roles that research, analyze, and promote fitness and wellness with an emphasis on the role of exercise in human health.
This program in the Department of Exercise Science provides students with an understanding of how physical activity affects physiological systems. Students choose a program focus on either a research project or internship experience to prepare you for future career goals. This program provides the theoretical background and practical experience needed for students pursuing national certifications offered by the American College of Sports Medicine and the National Strength and Conditioning Association. This program fulfills the academic requirements for professional certification, for applicants who already have New York State initial teacher certification in Physical Education (all grades).
Our graduates are in demand wherever exercise physiology is practiced, including: