Health, Wellness, and Exercise Science - Degrees

Prospective elementary and secondary teachers of health and physical education must student teach at both levels for state certification. Education courses offered through the Education Department for teacher certification are required. Consultation may be secured through the Education Department.

A student may receive a B.A. in Exercise Science without teacher certification.

Transfer students must complete at least 40% of their major course work at Benedictine College to receive a B.A. in Exercise Science, Strength and Conditioning, or Athletic Training, and at least 40% of their minor course work at Benedictine College to receive an Exercise Science minor or a Teaching Physical Education minor.

As a general school requirement, all students are required to take EXSC-1115, Wellness for Life and one fitness course.

A maximum of one hour of fitness credit may be acquired through varsity sport participation. This applies both to majors and to non-majors.

Degree in Exercise Science

Degree in Strength and Conditioning

Degree in Athletic Health Care