Exercise Science

Exercise Science

Exercise Science is a multidisciplinary field of study in active human body. Exercise Science professionals are a part of multidisciplinary team that work to understand and improve the health of a chronic disease patient through therapeutic rehabilitation and the performance of an athlete through strength and conditioning programs.

Exercise Science Professionals will serve in:

  •  College Sport Teams
  •  Human and Athletic Performance Centers
  •  Fitness and Wellness Centers 
  •  Hospital Fitness and Rehabilitation Centers
  •  University / Industry Research laboratories
  •  Weight control Program

Students in Marshall University’s Exercise Science have the hand-on experience of Exercise Physiology and Fitness Assessment in state-of-arts exercise physiology laboratory (MUEPL) and the internship opportunity of Clinical Exercise Physiology at Diabetic Exercise Center (a partnership with Cabell Huntington Hospital).

Marshall University Exercise Science students are well-prepared for certifications in exercise such as American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).

Bachelor of Science - Exercise Science

Master of Science - Exercise Science