Exercise Science (ESAC/ESTH)

The Exercise Science major at St. Olaf is designed for students interested in the advanced and specialized study of the biophysical aspects of exercise. The major supports academic linkages across disciplines and provides excellent preparation in a wide variety of fields.

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Typical First Year Schedule

Fall
  • WRIT 111 or REL 121 or Conversation Program
  • Foreign Language
  • PSYCH 125
  • GE/Elective
Interim
  • GE/Elective
Spring
  • WRIT 111 or REL 121 or Conversation Program
  • Foreign Language
  • ESTH 150 Introduction to Exercise Science
  • GE/Elective
Additional Information

If ready, students may take Bio 150 and Stats 110 during their first year.

CREDIT FOR PREVIOUS COURSEWORK/PLACEMENT
  • Credit for transfer courses is done in consultation with the Registrar and the Exercise Science Department Chair.
Placement
  • Nothing offered at this time.
Informational Events

Contact Cindy Book (book@stolaf.edu) to sign up for the exercise science email alias to receive occasional emails on internships, advising, speakers, and events.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Chair, Department of Exercise Science – Cindy Book (book@stolaf.edu)