The Exercise Science concentration is a multidisciplinary approach to exercise, fitness, and wellness. The primary emphasis is on the effects of exercise on various body systems. Support studies provide a knowledge base oriented toward lifestyle maintenance and health promotion/risk reduction.
Post-graduate interests related to this degree include: Physical Therapy Schools, Occupational Therapy Schools, Physician’s Assistant Programs, Medical Schools, Chiropractic Schools, Athletic Training Programs, Cardiac Rehabilitation Positions, Personal Training, Corporate/Hospital/University Fitness and Wellness Jobs, Strength and Conditioning, and Sport Science.
Advisement typically begins 3 week prior to registration. You advisor will be determined by your last name.
a. Last names A - D: Dr Sato, rm 160E, firstname.lastname@example.org
, 423 439-5138
b. Last names E - L: Dr Ramsey, rm 316E, email@example.com , 423 439-4375
c. Last names M - R: Dr DeWeese, rm 234E, firstname.lastname@example.org , 423 439-5844
d. Last names S - Z: Dr. Kavanaugh, rm 116E, email@example.com, 423 439-5572
View these important documents:
All internship forms can be found on D2L attached to their respective dropbox folders.
For more information on internship courses, please contact Dr. Brad DeWeese firstname.lastname@example.org
Exercise Science Honors-In-Discipline
At this time we are not accepting applications for Honors-in-Discipline due to the large growth in both our undergraduate and graduate programs. Please check back next academic year.
Students successfully matriculating may declare Exercise Science as a major.
For more information please contact the Undergraduate Exercise Science Program Coordinator:
Dr. Kimi Sato
Department of Exercise and Sport Science
East Tennessee State University
Johnson City, TN 37614-1701
Telephone: (423) 439-5138
Fax: (423) 439-5383
Various forms of financial assistance are available through the Office of Financial Aid. In addition, student assistant positions may be available within the Department of Exercise and Sport Science.