Education, Ph.D. - Exercise Physiology Track

Graduate Studies

Department: College Wide Programs

The Exercise Physiology Ph.D. program is designed for individuals who wish to pursue academic careers in research and teaching focusing on elite athletic performance, youth fitness and aging. Content area of study is focused on 'bridging the gap' between the laboratory and the practitioner. Graduate students will develop the skills and ability to scientifically explore methods leading to improvements in health, tackle important national issues of childhood wellness, improve quality of life issues for the elderly and maximize human performance for both competitive and tactical athletes.