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A Bachelor of Science specializing in exercise science will give you the tools to understand the role of exercise on health and performance. In this program, you'll receive a first-rate education in exercise and sport, participate in research with some of today's leading kinesiologists, and hands-on experience using state-of-the-art equipment.

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Interested in changing your major to Exercise Science? Current EHE students interested in switching their major to Exercise Science can call the Undergraduate Student Services Office at 614-292-9261 to schedule an appointment. Non-EHE students who are interested in changing their major to Exercise Science must complete an information session prior to meeting with an academic advisor.

Complete the Exercise Science information session

Exercise Science is a competitive major. Students should make every attempt to complete all courses listed below with a C- or higher. There is no guarantee students will be accepted into the full major by completing the minimum requirements successfully.

Minimum Full Major Expectations

  •    3.00 or higher cumulative Ohio State GPA 
  •    30 credit hours (a portion can include transfer credits)
  •    C- or higher in:
    • ENGLISH 1110.0#
    • MATH 1148
    • BIO 1113
    • CHEM 1210
    • CHEM 1220

Application Deadline: March 1 of every year