Exercise Science

The Department of Exercise Science is dedicated to educational excellence through high-quality, innovative graduate programs in exercise physiology and cutting-edge research.

We seek students for our graduate programs whose aspirations include something more than competence as skilled professionals.Exercise Science is a dynamic department that encourages students to pursue innovative clinical experiences and research using cutting-edge equipment. This research-driven environment involves high quality, hands-on investigations of important and current questions in the field, giving graduates a competitive advantage in the job market. We are educating the next generation of leaders in our field.


The I-MOVE Program provides credit bearing courses in a wide variety of health, physical activity, and skill areas for all Syracuse University students. These classes endorse education as their central mission along with promoting safe and lifelong participation in health-enhancing physical activity.

Our Undergraduate Programs

Our Graduate Programs

About Exercise Science

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Department of Exercise Science
201 Women’s Building
Syracuse, NY 13244

Keith DeRuisseau, Associate Professor and Chair|315.443.9698
Keith DeRuisseau
Donna Fecteau, Administrative Assistant|315.443.9696
Donna Fecteau