Exercise Science

College of Education and Sports Studies

North Hall
Phone: 937-772-9341
Sports Studies

Brief Description

The intent of the Exercise Science major is to prepare students for leadership positions in public, private, and commercial employment settings within the sports, recreational, and physical fitness areas. Students in the exercise science major may also find job opportunities in health spas, exercise gyms, sports medicine centers, and rehabilitation centers.

Opportunities to Excel

Urbana graduates have found immediate employment with titles such as:

  • Fitness Specialist
  • Inventory Control Specialist
  • Personal Trainer
  • Phlebotomist
  • Physical Education Teacher
  • Physical Therapist Assistant

Students have interned with:
  • Cardinal Orthopedic
  • Champaign Family YMCA
  • Children's Hospital
  • Triad Local Schools
  • Urbana University Athletic Department


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