Students who pursue a bachelor’s degree in Health, Exercise & Sports Science – Health & Wellness concentration are well-prepared for entry-level positions with community, medical, and corporate fitness programs, as well as entry into graduate programs.

Through their course of study, co-curricular activities, industry certification opportunities, and practical experience in the on-campus fitness center, human performance lab, employee wellness program, and student fitness programs, health and wellness students gain first-hand knowledge of how to develop and implement life-changing exercise and sports performance programming.

Health, Exercise and Sports Science with a Concentration in Health and Wellness – 65-74 hours

Health, Exercise and Sports Science Core Courses – 38 hours

Concentration Requirements

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Physical education/dance activity electives beyond general education requirements (must be taken for a grade) – 3 credit hours

Prior to graduation, students must show valid proof of First Aid/CPR certification

Exercise and Sports Science Program

Majoring in ESS at Meredith College will prepare you for a career in your field whether you plan to go to work right after graduation or pursue graduate or professional school.

Majoring in HESS at Meredith College will prepare you for a career in your field whether you plan to go to work right after graduation or pursue graduate or professional school.

Contact Information
Dr. Stephanie Little
Associate Professor and Program Coordinator, Health, Exercise and Sports Science
122 Martin
(919) 760-8176
littlest@meredith.edu

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