Exercise Science

Exercise Science, B.S.

» Degree Requirements & Courses

  • Self-Designed
  • Sports Medicine: Pre-professional Athletic Training
  • Sports Medicine: Pre-professional Physical Therapy (Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, or Physicians Assistant)
  • Health and Fitness – Strength and Conditioning

Sports Leadership, B.S.

» Degree Requirements & Courses

Minors: Exercise Science, Athletic Coaching Education

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Certifications

  • Certified Personal Trainer
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist

American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Certifications

  • Certified Personal Trainer
  • Health and Fitness Specialist

Program Accreditation

Lyndon’s Exercise Science programs are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) in coordination with the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). Lyndon is only the 24th institution to receive this distinction out of approximately 400 Exercise Science programs nationally.

For successfully meeting established criteria, the National Strength and Conditioning Association officially recognizes Lyndon State College’s Program in Strength and Conditioning.


The ERP logo is a trademark of the National Strength and Conditioning Association in the United States and/or other countries, 2012.


Careers in Exercise Science

Lyndon State College offers the undergraduate major in exercise science with a number of career opportunities to explore. Careers in exercise science and sports medicine incorporate a comprehensive team of health care professionals trained in a variety of disciplines such as:

  • Athletic training
  • Physical therapy
  • Teaching physical education
  • Exercise physiology
  • Biomechanics
  • Sports psychology
  • Nutrition

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