Exercise Science Bachelor of Science (BS)

Strengthen Your Future with a Degree in Exercise Science 

Marywood University is one of the best places to prepare for a career in the health professions. The programs are rigorous, providing students with the academic expertise and practical skills necessary to address our world’s most pressing healthcare challenges. As a student in the Exercise Science Program, you will prepare to become a leader in the industry. At Marywood, you’ll use technology and enjoy hands-on learning experiences under the guidance of dedicated faculty. A degree in Exercise Science provides you with a strong science base - including learning in anatomy, exercise physiology, movement assessment and nutrition- and then provides you with the opportunity to apply this knowledge in practical experiences working with real people.

Top Employers

  • Hospitals
  • Clinical Offices
  • Fitness Center
  • Community Center

Top Career Paths

  • Personal Trainers
  • Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Health Fitness Instructors

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Undergraduate Admissions Requirements

  • Completed application
  • Official transcripts
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Official SAT and/or ACT test scores (Marywood is test optional)
  • Essay (optional)

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Exercise Science
The Human Physiology Lab in the Center for Atheltics and Wellness

Exercise Science Lab

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Marywood's 2,040-square foot Human Physiology Lab is one of the area's leading sites for student and faculty research. Located in the Center for Athletics and Wellness, the HPL is fully equipped to conduct a wide array of physiological measurements to assess health, fitness, and athletic performance, and to complete various physiological and biological research.

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