The Exercise Science degree prepares students for positions in coaching, fitness and wellness centers, health and wellness education, personal training and rehabilitation sciences.
The online Bachelor of Arts in Exercise Science degree also prepares students for post-baccalaureate study in areas such as aging, athletic training, biomechanics, chiropractic, exercise physiology, human growth, sports management, sport psychology, and more.
Employment of coaches and scouts is projected to grow 12 percent from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations. 
Employment of fitness trainers and instructors is projected to grow 15 percent from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations. 
Learn Critical Skills for Success in Your Field
In the online bachelor’s in exercise science degree program, you’ll:
- Describe fundamental principles of kinesiology including physiological, biomechanical, and psychological dynamic principles and mechanisms of movement.
- Apply knowledge of the human body to determine various health and exercise parameters for individuals and demonstrate proficiency in measuring and evaluating relevant human performance variables.
- Apply kinesiology related skills to real-world problems.