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Study the human body and the benefits that can be gained through exercise.

Student analyzing athlete

Exercise Science Major (BS)

Study how the human body responds and adapts to exercise. Our curriculum is tailored to prepare our students through experiential learning  to directly enter the workforce.
Equipment in the Exercise Physiology Lab used by students in both concentrations

Choose Your Concentration

Our exercise science majors choose between two concentrations. Exercise for Health Promotion students typically work with the general population and/or have an interest in clinical exercise science. Strength and Conditioning  students typically work with athletes and have a strong interest in resistance training. 
Lecture in the Exercise phsyilogy lab

Doctor of Physical Therapy (3+3) Program

Earn your undergraduate degree and a doctorate in physical therapy in only six years. SUNY Brockport and SUNY Upstate Medical University have combined to create a program that allows students an efficient means to earning their degree.
Student doing practicum at Brockport


Our internship field experience course is the capstone of our Exercise Science program. Gain hands-on experience while preparing for a career in exercise science.

Program Accreditation & Endorsement

Our Exercise Science program is one of only 18  programs in the country that is both accredited through the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) and endorsed by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).

Last Updated 4/19/22