Exercise Science

Exercise Science

School of Health and Human Sciences

Discover the human body! Exercise science studies the combination of health, movement, and wellness. You'll receive hands-on experience and have the ability to participate in different research and internship opportunities. With health issues like diabetes and obesity on the rise, graduates from our program are applying their training to tackle solutions. Common paths following graduation include continuing on to a graduate or professional school to become a physical therapist, physician assistant, or occupational therapist. 

Degree Maps

Degree Map LinkIUPUI Admission Semester
Exercise ScienceFall 2017 and beyond
Exercise ScienceFall 2015–summer 2017
Exercise ScienceFall 2014–summer 2015

Other Information

Degree Planning Sheet

Exercise Science Planning Sheet

Major-Career Connections

Exercise Science

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Admission Requirements

  • Have an IU GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Complete HPER-P 212 with a C or higher
  • Complete either BIOL-N 261 or HPER-P 205 with a C or higher
  • Complete MATH 11100 with a C or higher
  • Apply to the School of Health and Human Sciences (application coming late fall 2018)

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Health and Life Sciences Cluster

This major belongs to the Health and Life Sciences (HLS) cluster.

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