BSc in Nutrition and Exercise Science

Bastyr University

Program Description

BSc in Nutrition and Exercise Science

Bastyr University

Exercise and nutrition are integral to good health. In the nutrition and exercise science degree program, you’ll learn to combine whole-food nutrition with expertise in exercise science and holistic health. You’ll build an in-depth knowledge of the body's physiology and mechanics, as well as an understanding of mind-body wellness and the role of nutrition in health.

By gaining a deep understanding of the impacts proper nutrition and physical activity have on health and wellness, graduates of this program are poised to serve in multiple roles at the forefront of a new health paradigm - one that places emphasis on prevention and well-being.

Program Features

  • Modern Training Facilities - Students develop skills in exercise testing and research in a fully equipped exercise science laboratory. Our modern whole-food nutrition kitchen offers students a place to develop culinary skills and understanding of nutritional concepts.
  • Hands-on Experience - Bastyr has developed relationships with area medical centers, sports medicine clinics and health clubs where students can gain practical working experience.
  • Highly qualified faculty coupled with small class sizes and a strong advising program.
  • Well-Rounded Approach - The curriculum includes courses in exercise physiology and biomechanics, the basic sciences, nutrition, and health psychology, all of which cultivate a robust, nuanced understanding of health and wellness.
  • Fertile Learning Environment - Bastyr's 51-acre campus and the adjacent 316-acre Saint Edward State Park offer athletic fields and miles of hiking, running and biking trails, as well as access to Lake Washington.
  • Active Electives - A variety of classes and clubs allow the exploration of a wide-range of health and fitness activities, including yoga, tai chi, hapkido, belly dancing and aikido.

Careers

  • Strength and conditioning coach
  • Corporate wellness director
  • Lifestyle coach
  • Personal trainer
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated November 16, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
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Sept. 2018
Duration
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2 years
Full time
Price
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26,523 USD
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USA - Kenmore, Washington
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USA - San Diego, California
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