Bachelor of Science


USF Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science

Offered on USF's Tampa campus

Program Overview

The Exercise Science Program is designed to equip future exercise professionals with the knowledge and skills to meet the diverse health and wellness needs of our population through the integration of coursework with laboratory-based and field-based experiential learning. Students will explore the science of human movement through curriculum in the biological, psychological and social sciences, including health, nutrition, exercise psychology, anatomy, physiology and biomechanics.  

What can I do with this degree? 

The Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science prepares students for a variety of entry level positions in the exercise science field and for professional school such as physical therapy, physician assistant, occupational therapy, and athletic training.

In addition, successful completion of the program prepares students to complete professional certification exams such as the American College of Sports Medicine’s Certified Exercise Physiologist certification and the National Strength and Conditioning Association’s Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist certification.


Thank you for your interest in USF’s bachelor's degree in Exercise Science! For more information about our program, please contact an academic advisor. 

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