Graduate Certificate in Exercise Science
Missouri Baptist University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Exercise Science is designed for those who wish to obtain nationally recognized certifications and eventually become gainfully employed in the physical activity, fitness, exercise science, or lifestyle appraisal industries.  Courses provide in-depth instruction in the areas of fitness assessment, health and lifestyle counseling, exercise prescription and delivery, health promotion, group exercise leadership, health and fitness management, marketing and entrepreneurship, ergonomic assessment and functional abilities assessment.


  • Must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with an overall GPA of 2.750 (4.0 scale)
  • GRE or GMAT test scores (optional and waived for students meeting GPA requirements)
  • Professional statement
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission