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Ohio Dominican University's Exercise Science program provides students with an in-depth study of the physiological basis of human physical performance. 

Program Highlights

  • Major and minor available in Exercise Science
  • Small class sizes foster personal interaction with faculty
  • Opportunities for internships and research projects
  • Exercise Science Degrees Courses

    Degrees & Courses

    Read the degree requirements and course descriptions for the major and minor, plus view a sample 4-year plan.

    View Courses
  • Exercise Science Outcomes Careers

    Outcomes & Careers

    Learn how this major prepares you for a career in health and fitness, sports medicine, research and more.

    Read More
  • Exercise Science Department

    Exercise Science Department

    Get to know ODU faculty members, view current news and events, and more.

    View Department Page


Ohio Dominican is just minutes from downtown Columbus, where students have the opportunity to participate in one or more internships with a variety of companies and organizations. Central Ohio enjoys a diverse economy with many internship possibilities in the public, private, and non-profit sectors.

Ohio Dominican's faculty and Career Development Center are eager to help interested students secure relevant internship experiences.

Over the past few years, Ohio Dominican University exercise science majors have participated in internship opportunities with a number of local health organizations including:

  • Mount Carmel Hospitals
  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
  • Ohio Health
  • Orthoneuro

Exercise Science Labs