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.  



Related Programs

  • Coaching

  • Health Science & Physical Education

  • Teacher Licensure

  • Health and Human Performance (Master's Degree)

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
  • Elementary Education Teachers
  • Corporate Fitness Instructors
  • Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Specialists

Brevard College graduates have proven that you can do anything with a Exercise Science degree. Below is a list of job titles of graduates from Brevard's Program:

  • Athletics Coach
  • Athletics Scout
  • Physical Education Teacher (primary and secondary)
  • Research Assistant
  • Exercise Trainer
  • Assistant College Athletics Coach
  • 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 (BS) in Exercise Science or a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Exercise Science. Students often pair their BA degree with a K-12 Health and Physical Education Teacher Licensure. A Minor in Coaching is available.

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