The Department of Exercise Science is home to the graduate Athletic Training Program and the undergraduate Exercise Science Program.  The department is located on the East Falls campus in the state-of-the-art Ronson Health and Applied Science Center.  Our goals are to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide evidence-based care to patients and clients, to be leaders in their respective professions, and to live by Jefferson’s established values of:

  • Put People First
  • Be Bold and Think Differently
  • Do the Right Thing

At Jefferson, we offer a wide variety of programs rooted in a strong understanding of Exercise Science. Our BS in Exercise Science degree prepares you for a career in Exercise Science. At the same time, our guaranteed admission, accelerated 3+3 and 3+2 programs will support your education and move you to your desired education in less time than traditional programs. At Jefferson, our diverse degree path offerings will help you find the right program to suit your interests. Please feel free to contact me directly with any questions.


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