BS Exercise Physiology & Human Performance

Availability: On-Campus | Program Length: 120 Hours

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Program Overview

The Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology and Human Performance at Texas A&M University-Central Texas prepares students for careers in a multitude of health, sports, and fitness-related fields and a foundation for graduate studies or medical school. The program will provide knowledge about the body’s physiological responses to exercise, as well as evaluate physiological adaptations through applied science. You will learn how to develop exercise prescriptions for a variety of individuals, from healthy to aged or diseased populations.

Whether your goal is to enter the athletic performance industry or pursue a medical degree, you will experience relevant coursework, excellent faculty, and hands-on training in A&M-Central Texas' new, state-of-the-art Human Performance Research Laboratory and Exercise Physiology Laboratory.

Career Opportunities

  • Cardiac Rehabilitation Specialist
  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Personal Trainer
  • Physician Assistant
  • Research Assistant
  • Sport Nutritionist
  • Strength & Conditioning Coach
  • Wellness Coordinator