In Exercise Science, you can prepare for a career that may involve work in a variety of clinical or non-clinical areas, such as cardiopulmonary rehabilitation, cardiovascular diagnostic testing or general health-fitness settings.

Alternatively, with proper advising, you can prepare for application to graduate programs in exercise physiology, physical therapy, physician assistant, medical or dental school, nursing, pharmacy, or other areas of health care.


Check List Applications are NOW BEING ACCEPTED for Health Fitness and Clinical Exercise Science Options  


Clinical Exercise Science Option Application Due                         September 27, 2018

Health Fitness Option Application Due                                             September 27, 2018

Kinesiology Option Application                                                           Apply Anytime


Applications are no longer required for intent forms!

If you need to sign an intent form, please contact Dr. Wisner for an appointment at wisne1dm@cmich.edu

Clinical Exercise Science Option

The Clinical Exercise Science option is for students intending to pursue a career in the
clinical aspects of exercise science: cardiopulmonary rehabilitation, diagnostic testing, or other related fields.

Health Fitness Option

The Health Fitness Option is for students intending to pursue a career as a health fitness professional, personal trainer, or strength and conditioning coach. 
Note:  Students pursuing this option cannot sign the Health Fitness Minor.

Kinesiology Option

The Kinesiology option is a broad-based exercise science option for students interested in pursuing a graduate or professional degree in exercise physiology, kinesiology, physical therapy, physician assistant, occupational therapy, chiropractic, or other allied health fields.