The mission of the Exercise Science major is to advance students' previous and current knowledge of exercise, fitness, health and wellness by providing a series of scientific courses related to exercise science.
This BS degree is designed for those students who are interested in applying theoretical and practical aspects of exercise, fitness and wellness within clinical, educational, private and community settings. This curriculum also provides preparation for graduate programs related to exercise science.
- Degree Requirements (PDF)
- American College of Sports Medicine (External link)
- National Strength and Conditioning Association (External link)
UNCW EXS is collaborating with ELITE Cycling (http://www.elite-it.com/) to conduct an applied research study investigating which cycling training device, rollers or trainers, improves 10-km time trial.
ELITE Cycling is ...a company based in Italy. ELITE Cycling will supply the necessary equipment, 5 POWER FLUID and 5 ARION MAG trainers, to complete the 8-week training study.
Dr. Wayland Tseh will recruit an interdisciplinary team of undergraduate research assistants in an effort to successfully complete this time-intensive research study.
Dr. Deb Dowd
Mr. Christian Barnes
Hanover Hall 202B
Dr. Robert Boyce
Ms. Tamlyn Shields
Dr. Cara Sidman
Dr. Lisa Sprod
Hanover Hall 201D
Dr. Wayland Tseh