If you’re passionate about health, fitness and helping others live healthier lives, the field of exercise science could be an ideal professional path. The exercise science program at PBA brings together the most current and relevant instruction, state-of-the-art learning facilities anchored in a South Florida setting, where health and fitness is a top priority.
The program is offered through the Health and Human Performance Department, which is accredited by the National Strength and Conditioning Association. You’ll take part in a very hands-on experience, learning to work with individuals of all types—from high-level athletes, to those dealing with everyday health issues to cancer survivors through PBA’s Cancer-Related Fatigue Program.
Internships are a key requirement of the program and internship sites for PBA students include:
The program offers a number of key differentiators setting it apart. As a result, you’ll be prepared to step in on day one and achieve at a higher level. Some things to consider about PBA’s program include:
Not sure about the major? Check out our exercise science minor.
Graduates of the program have been accepted into outstanding graduate programs, including at Florida Atlantic University, Southern Florida University and Colorado State University. And you’ll find them working with impressive organizations, including: