Nutrition and Exercise Science

Nutrition and Exercise Science Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

This area of study prepares graduates for academic (teaching, research) as well as professional careers in fields related to nutrition and exercise.


  • Nutrition and Exercise Consultant
  • Health-Fitness Instructor-ACSM
  • Exercise Specialist-ACSM
  • Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist-ACSM
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist-NSCA

Associated Faculty

Terry Housh Professor

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Richard Schmidt Associate Professor

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Shinya Takahashi Associate Professor of Practice, Assistant Department Chair

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Sample Courses