A Big League Education with a Small College Feel
Want to be an Athletic Trainer?, Physical Therapist?, A sport administrator for a professional sports team? College Coach? or a Certified Personal Trainer? You can get there from here with a degree from Eastern Kentucky University.
Our degree programs prepare students with cutting edge theory combined with practical learning experiences taught by outstanding faculty in state-of-the-art facilities. Our graduates leave ready to make their mark as professionals because of the strong communication and critical thinking skills developed at EKU.
BS in Exercise & Sport Science: Set your sights on a career in one of these fields by completing a degree in Exercise & Sport Science in one of the concentrations below. For more information about each program below click on the degree program links on the left you are interested in.
BS in Sport Management: We are excited to have a 100% Online BS in Sport Management Program see link below for more inforamation on this online program. We still offer the traditional on-campus BS in Sport Management as well.
Undergraduate Degree Programs
Bachelor of Science in Sport Management (Select degree Option)
Bachelor of Science in Exercise & Sport Science
Coaching Minor Requirements...................................................19 hrs
ESS 212, 301, 322, 383(1), 423; ESS 224 or 305; ESS 407 or 590
Current CPR certification required at the time of graduation.
Certificate in Coaching/Personal Training:
Certificate Requirements..................................................18-19 hrs
ESS 212, 301, 383(1), 423, 407; Select one class from ESS 261(2), 360(2),
361(2), 362(2), 420(2); one class from ESS 224, 305; EMC 104 (1) or CPR
certification. Current CPR required at the time of graduation.
Graduate Degree Programs
- Master of Science in Athletic Training - CAATE Accredited Professional Program. In January 2018 program recieved a 10 year award of re-accreditation by the CAATE with 0 (zero) non-compliances. Next, comprehensive site-visit will be in 2027-2028
- Master of Science in Exercise & Sport Science with Concentratons in
- Exercise & Wellness Sport Administration