College for Women | Henrietta Schmoll School of Health

Applied Science in Exercise and Sport Science

Are you interested in a health career or a graduate degree in physical therapy, occupational therapy, physician assistant studies or public health? When earning St. Kate’s Applied Science degree in Exercise and Sport Science, you will be prepared to pursue either professional degree, and continue onto a successful career helping people in a variety of different fields.

what can I do with a degree in Applied Science in Exercise and Sport Science?

Once you’ve earned your Applied Science degree in Exercise and Sport Science at St. Kate’s, you will be fully prepared to to pursue further study in physical therapy, occupational therapy, physician assistant studies or public health. You can also enter the workforce within the health and fitness industries in organizations like:

  • Fitness centers
  • Sports medicine clinics
  • Recreational facilities
  • Health clubs

what will I study?

Coursework necessary for completing your Applied Science degree in Exercise and Sport Science include the following topics:

  • Biology
  • Physiology
  • Anatomy
  • Psychology
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Statistics

Did you know?

  • Applied Science in Exercise and Sport Science is offered as a major.
  • Students can move seamlessly into the Doctor of Physical Therapy program with our unique 3+3 program.

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why St. Kate’s?

At St. Catherine University, you will grow as a leader who engages with intention, acts with justice and serves with compassion. You will build personal relationships with faculty and students alike, while you become immersed in active and collaborative methods of learning to achieve your goals.


Program Accreditation

St. Catherine University’s Exercise and Sport Science program is full accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs.

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Major Course Requirements

Major Course Requirements

Explore the required, supporting and recommended courses.

Core Curriculum

Core Curriculum

The path to a baccalaureate degree at St. Kate’s begins with a core curriculum that emphasizes intellectual inquiry and social teaching; challenging students to transformational leadership.

Faculty

Faculty

Our faculty are active researchers, industry and academic award winners and influential members of professional organizations. Most of all, they’re passionate, caring teachers.

The St. Kate’s Experience

The St. Kate’s Experience

This unique program brings together resources, activities and personal support to help you achieve your goals.