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Study the sport.

If you want to know what it takes to hit the ground running, get your blood pumping, and reward yourself with sweat, you’re in luck. This comprehensive major in Exercise Science degree will guide you through the complex mechanics of the human body. With a variety of science courses, hands-on experience, and opportunities to learn one-on-one from expert professors, you’ll know exercise science like the back of your hand.


Exercise Science

After graduation, you’ll be ready to dive into athletic training, kinesiology, or other exercise-related programs. We want students who are interested in sports and exercise, and who want to pursue athletics as a ministry.

Our rigorous coursework includes biology, chemistry, anatomy, physiology, physics, and math, as well as numerous health and wellness courses and field experience.





Why choose Exercise Science studies at Crown?

VIDEO   Dr. Stacy Ingraham provides an overview of the major and its emphasis.


  • Provides field experience in a highly sought after degree.


  • Graduates are qualified to pursue additional academic degrees at the master’s level.


  • Covers foundational theory and practice of exercise science while simultaneously providing students with a deeper understanding of the Bible and a Christian worldview.

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I have the opportunity to not just be in a caring community, but a community that fosters the same values and faith. There are so many different perspectives here from students and professors, and it creates so many opportunities to grow.

Being at Crown makes you want to stay at Crown for the rest of your life; but being at Crown also gets you excited for what God is preparing you to do after college, too.


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You’ve got a bright future ahead of you.

Limitless options. Extreme flexibility. Future-proofed career skills. Exercise Science majors have boundless opportunities.


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Elective credits


Hours of practicum experience


Complete Senior Science Seminar Capstone


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Individualized Research Project

All biology majors produce individualized research projects that are relevant to their specific interests and fields. The projects fill current science gaps to assistant working professionals, allowing students to utilize theoretical principles learned in courses and produce tangible in-depth research.

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State-of-the-Art Equipment

Exercise Science’s Human Performance Lab is equipped with the tools students need to enter the industry above the competition. Here are some of the examples of the equipment available for student use:

  • Bod Pod


You may pair any minor with any major. Here are some minors that may pair well with this major:

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Mentoring Opportunities

Learning in the classroom is one of the core ways that you can grow as a person. However, we believe classrooms can only go so far. That is why each student has the opportunity to connect with a faculty or staff member to talk about class, life, and Jesus. Because learning is more than just knowledge, it is experiencing life-changing relationships.

What Will I Study?

  • Prevention and Care of Injuries
  • First Responder
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Introduction to Epidemiology
  • Health and Wellness Across the Lifespan
  • Biomechanics
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Senior Science Seminar
  • Exercise Prescription
  • Training Theory and Analytics
  • Exercise Science Practicum
  • E. Elective or Varsity Team Sport
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