The exercise science major prepares you with the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and values to become an effective professional. Course topics range from human anatomy and physiology to sports nutrition, providing you with a broad base of knowledge applicable to many different careers. You will develop strong creative thinking and problem solving skills. Concentrations in Coaching, Personal Training and Strength and Conditioning and Pre-Allied Health are available. By completing the coaching concentration you will earn coaching certification through the American Sport Education Program (ASEP).
Ottawa University, as a whole, is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
Specific degree programs within our institution have also been accredited by relevant bodies within the field:
We are proudly recognized for our commitment to student excellence by the following designations:
Why Choose OttawaThe courses in Ottawa University's programs are 100% online and accredited by The Higher Learning Commission. We make it easy for you to transfer credits in order to help keep tuition costs down. We also offer courses in accelerated 8-week terms in order to reduce your time to completion. These are just a few of the reasons why we are proud to be the best, fastest, and most affordable option locally in the Kansas City, Milwaukee, and Phoenix areas, as well as serving students nationally through our online degrees.