Exercise Science

Overview

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Quincy University's Exercise Science program combines coursework from several disciplines with practical experience to prepare you for professional success in a health and fitness career. Led by faculty who are experts in their fields, the Exercise Science curriculum will enable you to:

  • Master concepts in the functional anatomy and biomechanics of the human body
  • Understand human physiology in relationship to physical activity and exercise
  • Assess health status and fitness
  • Plan appropriate exercise programs
  • Apply principles of nutrition.

Our Exercise Science program offers a bachelor of science degree. You can choose from two tracks:

  • Pre-Physical Therapy provides the necessary pre-requisite courses to meet the entry requirements of most graduate Physical Therapy programs.
  • Personal Training prepares you to take a national certification exam in personal training.

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