The Department of Exercise Science at Grove City College prepares students to excel in a wide variety of graduate and professional programs and diverse careers in health-related professions.
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Students earning a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science complete coursework that prepares them for professional certification and careers in commercial or community-based health, fitness, coaching, or athletics environments.
Offering a well-rounded curriculum that balances theory and practice, the department provides specialized instruction in exercise science, nutrition, anatomy and physiology, biomechanics, research design and implementation, and personal training.
The Department of Exercise Science is committed to educating, serving, and developing students and future leaders to advance the state of lifelong health, wellness, and physical activity among members of both local and extended communities.
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CAAHEP Accreditation means Grove City College prepares graduates to enter the workforce.
Grove City College's exercise science program is accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). CAAHEP awarded accreditation to the program in 2014 after a peer review and vote conducted by the CAAHEP board of directors and the Committee on Accreditation for the Exercise Sciences (CoAES).
The Department of Exercise Science at Grove City College offers students the opportunity to conduct meaningful, relevant research alongside experienced and accomplished faculty. All exercise science students are required to design, plan, and execute a research project.