Department of Kinesiology
B.S. Exercise Science
The Bachelor of Science Degree in Exercise Science is a non-teaching degree. The degree prepares students for a broad range of health and fitness related professions. Graduates will be able to pursue employment as:
- Preventative health services in a corporate or community setting
- Rehabilitative health services in a clinic
- Preparation for other career endeavors: Personal Trainer; Strength & Conditioning Specialist; Pre-Physical Therapy; Sport Nutrition; Cardiac Rehabilitation; Fitness & Wellness Management; and others
All courses offered are taught in small classes by professors holding a Master’s or Doctorate degree in their specialty area. The department faculty is active at both the State and National levels in professional associations, societies and organizations.
|Course Requirement Information|
|Required Courses||Credit Hrs||Career Links|
|General Education||43-44 hrs|
|Degree Specific||52 hrs|
|Minimum Hours Required for degree||120 hrs|
|Approximately 8 Semesters|
For students who enrolled at SWOSU before Fall 2004, download Degree Plan here.