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Exercise Science & Health, B.S.


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Positive Changes, Better Health

Help people make positive changes in their health through better nutrition and an active lifestyle in your future career in exercise science and health. Study the human body and learn how exercise, healthy eating and psychosocial health behaviors improve wellness and reduce health issues. You might study metabolic rates, body composition and more in the Exercise Physiology and Biomechanics laboratories.

Fast Facts

  • Offers a Global Health and Community Development field experience course to Nicaragua over the summers. 
  • Students gain valuable skills by engaging in hands-on experiences in various settings. 
  • Students apply foundational knowledge in class activities, service learning, and practicum and internship.
  • Students graduate with a holistic understanding of exercise, health and wellness.


Department of Movement Sciences

Mailing Address:
College of Education
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2401
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2401

Phone: (208) 885-7921

Fax: (208) 885-5929