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Bachelor of Science: Exercise Science Online Accelerated Program (OAP)

UNC Wilmington’s College of Health and Human Services offers a B.S. in Exercise Science in an accelerated online format. There are six start dates per year and courses are offered in seven-week sessions (two in fall semester, two in spring semester and two in summer semester). Students can apply to begin the program in any one of the six sessions and may take 1-2 courses per session. You must register for 12 credits per semester (typically four courses per semester) to be considered full time.

This program operates on a modified calendar for application deadlines, registration, tuition billing and payment, course add/drop, withdrawal, etc. Interested students should apply for admission online, using the World Wide Connect Portal at

For more information regarding this online accelerated program, please contact Mark Forbes, CHHS Student Success Advisor, at 910.962.2080 or