The Exercise Science concentration is a multidisciplinary approach to exercise, fitness, and wellness. This concentration is suggested for the student who is interested in a career in physical therapy, occupational therapy, cardiac rehabilitation, sports medicine, corporate fitness, and related fields. The primary emphasis is on the effects of exercise on various body systems. Support studies provide a knowledge base oriented toward lifestyle maintenance and health promotion/risk reduction.
Tennessee Board of Regents General Education Requirements (41 - 42 Credit Hours)
Major Core Requirements (21 Credit Hours)
Guided Electives (9 Credit Hours)
Free Electives (2 Credit Hours)
Total Hours Required for Degree = 120 Credit Hours
Advisement typically starts 3 week prior to registration. You advisor will be determined by your last name.
a. Last names A – G: Dr Sato, rm 160E, email@example.com, 423 439-5138
b. Last names H – O: Dr Ramsey, rm 316E, firstname.lastname@example.org, 423 439-4375
c. Last names P – Z: Dr Mizuguchi, rm 116E, Mizuguchi@etsu.edu, 423 439-5387
View these important documents:
Bi-Monthly Logs: Please use D2L. There is an e-form and a dropbox for bi-monthly logs.
Exercise Science Honors-In-Discipline
Students successfully matriculating may declare Exercise Science as a major.
For more information please contact the Undergraduate Exercise Science Program Coordinator:
Dr. Kimi Sato
Department of Exercise and Sport Science
East Tennessee State University
Johnson City, TN 37614-1701
Telephone: (423) 439-5138
Fax: (423) 439-5383
Various forms of financial assistance are available through the Office of Financial Aid. In addition, student assistant positions may be available within the Department of Kinesiology, Leisure and Sport Sciences.