Exercise Sciences

With personal health and fitness occupying much of our nation's attention, a major in exercise physiology – tying together the studies of anatomy, kinesiology, physiology, nutrition and exercise – is an excellent way to tap into a plentiful job market whose goal is the promotion of a healthier nation through exercise and wellness programs. A degree in exercise physiology opens the door to professional opportunities in fitness training. It is also a great launching pad for those going into field such as sports medicine, physical therapy, athletic training, occupational therapy or exercise physiology. Learn more about careers in exercise physiology .


Stay professionally healthy

Since the exercise science major prepares you for a career helping healthy people, your job prospects won't be affected by fluctuations in health care payment plans.


The Marquette advantage

Choose one of the three tracks in the program:

Program in Exercise Science learning outcomes

Students will be able to:


Contact Marquette's Exercise Science Program

Email the department
Marquette University Program in Exercise Science
Cramer Hall 215
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881
Phone: (414) 288-5069
Fax: (414) 288-6079