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New Brunswick/Piscataway Undergraduate Catalog 2005-2007 Cook College Programs of Study Exercise Science and Sport Studies 377  

Exercise Science and Sport Studies 377

Degree: B.S.

Chairperson: David A. Feigley (

Phone (Ext.)
Shawn M. Arent
Loree 113
Mikyle Byrd
Loree 111
Neil Dougherty
Loree 144
David A. Feigley
Loree 107
Myron Finklestein
Loree 112
Joanne Hunt
Loree 109
Susan Kaplowitz
Loree 110
Linda Sharkey
Loree 112

Offered in cooperation with the Department of Exercise Science and Sport Studies (Faculty of Arts and Sciences), this program offers four options:

Exercise Physiology.This option provides students with a strong science foundation emphasizing preparation for graduate study or direct entrance into a variety of fields related to exercise physiology, biomechanics, and sport medicine. The program also prepares for direct entrance to upper-level certifications in the rehabilitation and fitness industries.

Exercise Science.This option provides students with a strong science foundation focusing on human anatomy and physiology, emphasizing preparation for specialized graduate study in fields such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, athletic training, physician's assistant, cardiac rehabilitation, and other subfields of sports medicine. It also permits direct entrance into related careers such as fitness management.

General.This option is available only for students electing exercise science and sport studies as a double major or dual degree program. Their first major must be a program offered by the Cook College faculty.

Sports Management.This option prepares students to enter such fields as sports marketing, sports administration, or sport facilities management. Graduate opportunities also exist in sport management and sport administration.

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