CAAHEP Accreditation

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 after a peer review and vote conducted by the CAAHEP board of directors and the Committee on Accreditation for the Exercise Sciences (CoAES).

CAAHEP accreditation helps to assure potential students that an institution has met certain standards in terms of administration, resources, faculty and facilities.

This accreditation is recognition that the College's exercise science program meets the characteristics of excellence and national standards established by CAAHEP, CoAES, American College of Sports Medicine, American Council on Exercise, American Kinesiotherapy Association, Cooper Institute, National Academy of Sports Medicine, and National Council on Strength & Fitness.

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​Every student earning a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science must complete an internship.

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Minor in Exercise Science

A minor in exercise science provides students with a foundational understanding of exercise science, including the requirements for professional certification, graduate school requirements and career options for both fitness and clinical fields.

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B.S. in Exercise Science

The Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science prepares students for health-related professions, graduate studies, doctoral research and professional training.

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Current Students

​Each year, talented students from around the world bring their intellect, work ethic and enthusiasm to Grove City College and make the most of all the Department of Physical Education and the campus have to offer.

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Related Resources

Recommended resources by the Department of Physical Education and Athletics faculty at Grove City College.

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Undergraduate Research Opportunities

​All exercise science students are required to design, plan and execute a research project through EXER 407 Research Practicum.

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