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Show off Your Expertise and Advance Your Career with Liberty’s Exercise Science and Wellness Degree

Get excited for a rewarding career in exercise science. Whether you are looking to earn a master’s degree to pursue doctoral studies, advance in your current profession, or get equipped for your dream job, Liberty can help! Our Master of Science in Exercise Science and Wellness is designed with your success in mind.

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Why Choose Liberty’s Exercise Science and Wellness Master’s Degree?

Let us help you get the most out of your graduate studies! Liberty’s Master of Science in Exercise Science and Wellness degree will provide you with industry standard equipment and resources to help you develop the knowledge, skills, and confidence to stand out in the competitive field of exercise science.

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What Will You Learn in Our Master’s in Exercise Science and Wellness Degree?

Become an expert in your field with a master’s degree in exercise science and wellness. Our program focuses on both theoretical studies and practical skills vital to exercise science professionals. From developing an understanding of research methods in the field to working hands-on in our fitness labs with physical fitness assessments, you can walk away with confidence in your training.

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Highlights of Our M.S. in Exercise Science and Wellness Degree

  • You can complete this master’s degree in as little as one year!
  • Join our Liberty’s Eta Sigma Gamma chapter to receive more career and professional growth opportunities.
  • Explore over 20 teaching and research laboratories, including the Health Promotion Lab, Human Performance Lab, Functional Assessment Lab, Athletic Training Lab, and our Standardized Patient Center.
  • Professional-level research equipment including a gene sequencer, tissue culture facility, fluorescent microscope, LICOR imager, and more!
  • Our faculty are experienced in academia, industry, and government, holding doctoral degrees from leading institutions nationwide.
  • Immerse yourself in engaging research projects where you could study algae biofuels, Alzheimer’s disease, cancer, DNA analysis, crayfish parasites, and more!

Exercise Science and Wellness Degree Information

Career Opportunities for Exercise Science and Wellness Graduates

  • Clinical Exercise Physiologist
  • Corporate, University, Commercial, or Resort Fitness Trainer
  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Health Care Specialist
  • Human Performance Specialist
  • Nutrition and Exercise Specialist
  • Sports Physiologist
  • Sports Scientist
  • Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • Wellness Coach

Admission Requirements for Graduate Degrees

Every application is reviewed on a case-by-case basis, and all applicants must submit the following documents and meet the minimum requirements for admission:

  • Admission application
  • Self-certification form for students in final term of their bachelor’s degree
  • Current Liberty undergraduate students seeking preliminary acceptance into a graduate program must complete a graduation application through their ASIST account
  • A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with at least a 3.0 GPA for admission in good standing (a 2.5 to 2.99 GPA may grant admission on caution)

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