Department of Exercise, Health, and Sport Sciences

Exercise Science Program

Program Outcomes:

The University of Southern Maine’s Exercise Science program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) and the Committee on Accreditation for the Exercise Sciences (CoAES). The American College of Sports Medicine is a sponsoring organization of the CoAES. We are the only program in the state of Maine that has achieved this distinction.

Employment and Graduate School

Percentage of students who report employment or in graduate school within one year of graduation:

  • Class of 2016: 67%

Employer Satisfaction Survey

Survey distributed to employers that employ students that graduated one year prior from the exercise science major at the University of Southern Maine

  • Class of 2016: 100%

Graduate Satisfaction Survey

Survey completed by the graduating class from exercise science major.  The survey includes questions regarding satisfaction with academic curriculum, practical experiences, and faculty.

  • Class of 2016: 100%