Program Description


Exercise Science is the study of human movement and how physical activity impacts the body. The mission of the Exercise Science major and minor is to promote physical activity and exercise as a way to achieve and maintain health, physical fitness, and quality of life.

Career Paths

Students graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Exercise Science are prepared for entry-level positions such as:

  • Exercise/fitness specialist
  • Group fitness instructor
  • Personal trainer
  • Corporate fitness coordinator
  • Health club team member
  • Strength and conditioning coach in high school, college, and professional sports

About Concordia University Saint Paul

Concordia University Ann Arbor (CUAA) is a private, liberal arts university in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Affiliated with the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, CUAA entered into a unique alliance with Concordia University Wisconsin (CUW) in July, 2013 that is beneficial to both schools. CUW broadens its reach into a new geographical area, while CUAA strengthens its enrollment, marketing, and administrative support to continue providing LCMS higher education to students in the Great Lakes region.