Online Exercise Science Master’s Degrees

Today, getting healthy and staying fit is a national priority — and a major American business that needs more and more well-trained professionals to meet demand.

If you’re already part of this dynamic industry and ready to move ahead, earning an online exercise science master’s degree will expand your skillset and advance your career opportunities throughout Pennsylvania and nationwide. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, careers in exercise science are growing. For instance, employment of fitness trainers and instructors is projected to grow 10% through 2026, faster than the average for all occupations.

California University of Pennsylvania is a nationally respected leader for outstanding online exercise science master’s degree programs. Cal U offers you many different graduate degree learning options, including pathways to prepare for certification in exercise science and the convenience of studying online.

Earn your exercise science degree online at Cal U with 14 concentrations to choose from to match your interests and career plans.

Why Study Exercise Science?

Education and training are required for fitness instructors, athletic trainers, exercise physiologists and other professionals in the field of exercise science in order to work effectively and safely with patients and clients at all ages and skill levels. We’ve prepared a list of the top 10 reasons to get an exercise science master’s degree to help you better understand the value of pursuing an online graduate degree at Cal U.

We also provide you with many entry points to our online exercise science master’s degree programs. You'll be able to match your individual interests in the field of exercise science to develop and define your niche in this growing field. Be sure to review our list of careers in exercise science  to see even more opportunities to pursue after you earn your master’s in exercise science online at Cal U. Studying online means you can more easily balance work, family and graduate school: Cal U makes earning your online exercise science master’s degree both convenient and affordable.

To earn your online master’s in exercise science and health promotion at Cal U, you can choose from five master’s degree program concentrations and nine dual concentrations. Plus, you can explore certificates in exercise science for specialized skills. Most graduate degree concentrations embed course content to enable you to prepare for certification, an important job advantage. We can also help you determine how to choose a concentration/dual focus with your master’s in exercise science online that will meet your career goals.

Explore Online Exercise Science Graduate Programs

Get started by reviewing our comprehensive list of online graduate programs in exercise science and health promotion at Cal U. If you’ve already earned your bachelor’s degree, you can develop more intensive knowledge and skills with master’s level study in the specialized areas of exercise science, fitness, health and wellness. Cal U also offers an online doctorate in health science. Here are your options:

Online Exercise Science Master’s Degree: Concentrations 

Select a single concentration as the focus of your degree or add a second approved area of focus to create a dual concentration. Post-bachelor’s certificates are available in these areas as well.

 

Certifications in Exercise Science and Health Promotion

  • Certified Personal Trainer
  • Performance Enhancement Specialist
  • Corrective Exercise Specialist
  • Certified Specialist in Speed and Explosion
  • Certified Wellcoach
  • Fusionetics®
  • Les MillsTM

 

Online Doctorate in Health Science 

 

We’re ready to help you take your next step to earn your master’s in exercise science online. Apply now!

 

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Top 10 Reasons

Earn an Exercise Science Master’s Degree

Learn how a versatile Cal U graduate degree in exercise science and health promotion qualifies you for exciting jobs, solid career paths and your own personal growth.  

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Careers in Exercise Science

What You Can Do with an Exercise Science Master’s Degree

See how studying exercise science and health promotion at Cal U leads to top jobs and careers in athletics, fitness, health and wellness, healthcare and many other related fields.

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Concentrations and Dual Focus

How You Can Choose the Right Exercise Science Pathway

Build your skills and pursue your interests in the field of exercise science with the choice of five concentrations and nine dual concentrations at Cal U.

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Prepare for Certification

Get an Important Job Advantage

Move to the next level in the field of exercise science at Cal U by preparing for exams to earn your national certification.

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