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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Exercise Science

Page address: http://ahn.mnsu.edu/hp/undergraduate/exercise.html

**NEW**The Exercise Science major requires a secondary application process as of the 2014-2015 bulletin. It is a competitive application and not all students will be admitted to the major. Learn more here (broken link).

PROGRAM INFORMATION

Advising Sheet (2014-15) (pdf) (broken link)

Exercise Science (General Emphasis, 2015-16) (pdf) (broken link)

Exercise Science (Pre-PT Emphasis, 2015-16) (pdf) (broken link)

Application for Upper Division Permission - This link is not in use and your request for assistance will not responded to.
If you are seeking upper division permission, admission to the Exercise Science program, or wish to discuss internship options, please schedule an appointment with Dr. Mary Visser. She is available 1:00-3:00 pm on Monday, and 1:00-4:00 pm on Wednesday in HN 181 (mfvisser@mnsu.edu, 507-389-2672). 

Exercise Science Program Application - This link is not in use and your request for assistance will not be responded to. 
If you are seeking upper division permission, admission to the Exercise Science program, or wish to discuss internship options, please schedule an appointment with Dr. Mary Visser. She is available 1:00-3:00 pm on Monday, and 1:00-4:00 pm on Wednesday in HN 181 (mfvisser@mnsu.edu, 507-389-2672).

Internship Permission Form - This link is not in use and your request for assistance will not be responded to. Requirements for permission for an internship are available in HC1400 and on the bulletin board outside HN181.

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Student progress
Tracking Your Progress to Graduation (pdf) (broken link)
About internships (pdf) (broken link)

About the program
Program Highlights (pdf) (broken link)
Scholarships/research support (pdf) (broken link)

 

Program Overview: our BS in exercise science is regarded as one of the top programs in the country. We cater to students with wide range of interests. Our program prepares students for certifications offered by the National Strength & Conditioning Association and the American College of Sports Medicine.

Exercise Science/Sports Medicine Faculty (2016-17)

Dr. Jessica Albers, PhD
Assistant Professor
Office: HCN 170; Phone: (507)-389-1471
Interest/Research: physical activity and fitness assessment in youth populations, development and evaluation of physical activity after-school programs, jump rope programs for youth, high intensity interval training, physical activity interventions for special populations

 

 

Dr. Mary F. Visser, PhD
Professor and FA President
Office: HCN 181; Phone: (507)-389-2672

GraduateAssistants, Research Assistants,
Graduate Adjuncts (2017-2018)

Mr. Luke Krynski (GA, Viola Holbrook Laboratory)
Mr. Slater Powell (GA, Viola Holbrook Laboratory)
Ms. Kate Weed (GA, Force Science Institute)

Contacting the HP Lab GA’s

GA Office is in Highland Center Rm 1300. The phone number is (507)-389-5988


Updated Sept. 2017