The Exercise Science Program is a science-based and human focus degree path that emphasizes practical application. Your big ideas are within reach through world-class educators and facilities at Minnesota State Mankato.

Drop-In advising sessions and registration information are now posted!!!! Exercise Science Advising

Career Opportunities

We offer the B.S. Exercise Science and M.S. Exercise Physiology degrees. These programs prepare students for careers in:

  • exercise physiology
  • strength and conditioning
  • sport psychology
  • physical therapy
  • occupational therapy
  • athletic training
  • corporate wellness
  • health coaching
  • cardiac rehabilitation
  • and other health-related areas

About Exercise Science

Exercise Science is a science-based and human focused degree path that focuses on practical application.

Exercise Physiology

The Exercise Physiology program strives toward education with application, preparing students for the fields of cardiac rehabilitation, strength and condition, academic research, corporate wellness and more.


Meet the faculty in the Exercise Science program.