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Exercise Sport Science

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Program Description

Increased interest in sports, physical fitness, exercise, and wellness has produced diverse career options beyond the more traditional role of physical educator in schools and colleges. Completing the degree requirements for the Bachelor of Arts with a major in EXSS provides the student with the background necessary to pursue a variety of careers in the health-related fitness field, the management of these programs, and the management of more traditional sport programs in a variety of settings. This concentration prepares students for professional schools in physical therapy, exercise physiology and other related fields.


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Contact Information

Name: Carla Stoddard - Director, Athletic Training Program and Lecturer
Email: cstoddard@nccu.edu
Phone: (919) 530-7239
Fax: (919) 530-6156
Office Location: C207 LeRoy T. Walker Physical Education Complex
Name: Lei Guo - Assistant Professor
Email: lguo@nccu.edu
Phone: (919) 530-6266
Office Location: C202 LeRoy T. Walker Physical Education Complex
Name: Robert Stiefvater - Associate Professor/Recreation Administration Progr
Email: stiefvater@nccu.edu
Phone: (919) 530-7429
Fax: (919) 530-6156
Office Location: C201 LeRoy T. Walker Physical Education Complex
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