The program of study in Exercise Science seeks to develop knowledge about the profession of Exercise Science and to encourage you toward acquiring subject matter knowledge in the field. The curriculum at VCSU prepares you academically to assume a knowledge base appropriate for advanced studies in the Exercise Science and related fields. Students who complete this program of study will be prepared to enter graduate studies in such fields as: Exercise Physiology, Sport Biomechanics, Nutrition, and Physical Therapy.
As an Exercise Science major, you will also complete a supervised internship. This involves the observation of professionals in the field, as well as a work related experience that places the Exercise Science student in an environment where you can experience the day-to-day operations of the profession.