Health, Exercise Science, and Recreation Management

School of Applied Sciences, University of Mississippi

Careers with Exercise Sciences

It is no wonder Exercise Science is one of the Top 5 majors on campus. Today, the public and health officials alike acknowledge the importance of physical activity to overall health, and students know our program is built for flexibility in career choices across the spectrum of health and fitness:

  • Athletic Trainer
  • Biomechanist
  • Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation specialist
  • Clinical Exercise Physiologist
  • Dietician/Sports Dietician
  • Exercise and Sport Psychologist
  • Fitness director/coordinator
  • Graduate School and Researcher
  • Group exercise instructor
  • Health fitness supervisor
  • Professor
  • Medical Doctor
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Personal Trainer
  • Physical Therapist
  • Physician Assistant
  • Strength and Conditioning Coach
    And more