New exercise science major to be implemented this fall

By: Abrena Rowe¬†~Staff Writer~ For all Xavier students who are interested in the study of exercise, a new undergraduate exercise science program is launching in the fall of 2016. This major will allow students to learn about the anatomy, physiology, biochemistry and biophysics of human movement. Students will also learn how to instruct patients through therapeutic rehabilitation, physical activity and exercise through courses offered during a four-year period. This major is similar to the current four-year undergrad athletic training program Xavier offers, but with less of an emphasis on injury and rehabilitation. From the courses offered in this major, the … Continue reading New exercise science major to be implemented this fall