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Degree Information

SPORTS & Exercise Science
Bachelor of Science
in Sports & Exercise Science

Students who are interested in pursuing a Bachelors Degree in Sports & Exercise Science acquire a strong foundation in science based curriculum that integrates research, education, and practical application within a variety of contexts to enhance personal fitness, health, and sport performance. Common fields of study include:

    • Teaching/Coaching (Alternative Placement Program- Oklahoma State Department of Education)
    • Athletic Director
    • Sports Management
    • Recreation/Sports Director
    • Health Fitness Specialist (Certification)
    • Personal Trainer (Certification)
    • Clinical Exercise Specialist (Certification)
    • Special Population Specialist (Certification)
    • Strength & Conditioning Specialist (Certification)
    • Tactical Strength & Conditioning Specialist (Certification)
    • Health & Wellness Director
    • Fitness/Wellness Coordinator

For students who are interested in applying to a PTA program, the Sports & Exercise Science curriculum includes all prerequisite courses required by Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) Programs in the state of Oklahoma.

Earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Sports & Exercise Science provides a solid foundation for students who are interested in pursuing post graduate degrees in the following health professions:

    • Registered Nurse
    • Dietitian
    • Chiropractor
    • Athletic Trainer
    • Exercise Physiologist
    • Occupational Therapist
    • Physical Therapist
    • Physician Assistant
    • Prosthetics and Orthotics Specialist
    • Recreational Therapist
    • Sports Psychologist

Contact Information

South Shepler, Room 316
2800 W. Gore Blvd.
Lawton, OK 73505

Brandy Scott, Administrative Assistant
580.581.2400 Voice
580.581.2504 Fax