Given America’s aging population, there is currently a societal shift in the treatment and prevention of disease. The online Doctor of Health Science in Health Science and Exercise Leadership allows you to lead the way towards health and wellness in your community. The program provides advanced skills in preventive health and wellness, including courses in advanced exercise science, adult learning, leadership, and research.
The curriculum surveys community and corporate wellness, imparts the essentials of human movement science, and examines nutrition plans for peak performance. Graduates gain advancement opportunities in clinical, professional, educational, managerial, and research roles.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
California University of Pennsylvania is accredited by:
Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.5 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Proof as a licensed or credentialed allied health care provider; health, wellness or exercise professional, or two years of recent experience as a practitioner, administrator, educator, clinician, or researcher in health, wellness or exercise discipline