If you enjoy exercise, health, and helping others achieve a better quality of life, exercise science could be the right major for you.
Gain a solid foundation in the sciences. With an emphasis in scientific theory and critical thinking, you’ll be ready to enter the workforce or make an easy transition to graduate school.
Our program is designed to prepare you to take national certification exams administered by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) or the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).
Our internship guarantee ensures you’ll have the resume and contacts you need to land a job in the field.
Recognized by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).
In EXS 2775 Kinesiology, you will study human movement from a multiple-disciplinary perspective combining the broad tenets of kinesiology with biomechanical principles. The outcome is a scientific and practical understanding of skeletal muscle action and the internal and external forces involved in human motion.
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At the end of the junior year, all Florida Southern College students are eligible to be considered for early admission to the Florida Southern MBA program.
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Often times in my classroom I will encourage students to complete self-evaluations of their respective learning progress by connecting learning outcomes to metacognition principles. The goal of this exercise is to help students move beyond just memorizing content for a test and instead develop awareness, reflection, and personal responsibility for their learning process. Cultivating a classroom environment centered on these aforementioned areas is a humbling task and one I wrestle with every semester. The reward is worth it when students begin to synthesize and apply information at a higher level of thinking, a transferrable skill needed to successfully navigate the dynamic healthcare landscape we live in today.
Dr. Sara Terrell and Exercise Science major Stephanie Carillo-Chavez talk with Dion Spires of the BUZZ.
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There are no limits to where you can get real-world, hands-on experience.
You can be involved in prestigious organizations, such as Phi Epsilon Kappa, the national professional fraternity for persons pursuing careers in exercise science, physical education, health, recreation, dance, human performance, sports medicine, and sports management.