Health and Exercise Science Undergraduate Department
The Department of Health and Exercise Science offers an undergraduate major in Exercise Science as well as a variety of physical education courses to fulfill the Core Physical Education requirement. The department is dedicated to preparing students to work in a variety of areas in fitness and wellness in addition to providing Chestnut Hill students the information they need to lead healthy active lives.
The new Exercise Science major provides students with a strong understanding of the scientific and behavioral aspects of fitness and wellness that can be used to promote health and wellness throughout the community and the world. This Biology major mixes academic and hands-on experiences with the most up-to-date information in the field.