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Improve your skills in specialized areas of exercise science such as sports science, health promotion, human performance analysis and ergonomics, and advance your career potential with the graduate certificate in Exercise Science (EXS).

In this flexible, logical and coherent program, you will take courses in physiology, biomechanics, diagnostic testing and exercise prescription, and more. Detailed information regarding coursework can be found in the Graduate Catalog (see Curricular Requirements).

Admission requirements and steps for application can be found in the Graduate Catalog (see Curricular Requirements).

Admission Terms and Application Deadlines
Before an applicant’s file can be reviewed for full program admission, all application documents must be received in Oakland University Graduate School by the semester deadlines listed below. Incomplete applications will not be sent to departments for admission review.

  • July 15 for fall semester
  • November 15 for winter semester
  • March 15 for summer semester
  • International applicants: May 1 for fall, September 1 for winter, January 1 for summer

Dr. Daniel Goble
Director and Associate Professor
1015 Human Health Building
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School of Health Sciences

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