Major or Minor in Exercise Science

Get Active with Science

With such a growing demand for Exercise Science majors, Brevard will help you develop the fundamental, job-ready skills that create opportunities for a broad range of careers.

Brevard College

Exercise Science

Students of Brevard's Exercise Science Program are always on the move and fascinated by the dynamics of human movement.

Through active assignments, in-class experiments, labs, field experiences, and internships, exercise science majors gain the knowledge and skills needed for immediate employment following graduation.


Student To Faculty Ratio

Not only is Exercise Science continually growing-the foundational knowledge it requires allows you to keep your options open throughout your education. Studying Exercise Science at Brevard College will require a wide range of scientific experience that helps propel you toward a variety of career paths.


Related Programs

  • Coaching

  • Health Science Studies

  • Teacher Licensure

  • Health & Human Performance

About the Exercise Science Program

Brevard College's Exercise Science Program immerses you in a variety of career environments to help you choose which path best matches your passions.

Here's a small sample of what you can do with an Exercise Science degree from Brevard College:

  • Physical & Occupational Therapists
  • Physical and Health Education Teachers
  • Athletic and Personal Trainers
  • Coaches & Athletic Directors
  • Athletics Scout
  • Elementary Education Teachers
  • Corporate Fitness Instructors
  • Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Specialists
  • Physical Education Teacher (primary and secondary)
  • Research Assistant
  • Physical Therapist
  • Athletic Event Manager

Brevard College's Exercise Science Program prepares you for a career in the science of the human body. Develop your foundational knowledge through inquiry-based  interdisciplinary and engaging pedagogies including experience fieldwork, laboratory work, and practical on-site internships. 

Exercise Science majors can go on to graduate schools (Health & Human Performance), rehabilitation, physical therapy and many other rewarding careers.

Exercise Science majors receive a Bachelor of Science (BC) in Exercise Science or a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Exercise Science. Students often pair their BC degree with a K-12 Health and Physical Education Teacher Licensure. A Minor in Coaching is available.

"I highly recommend Brevard for the opportunity to expand your thinking, enlighten your experience and to grow as a person."

- Cynthia 
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Come experience the Brevard College Exercise Science Program for yourself!

Visitation is the best way to see if our Exercise Science Program is a good fit for you.