Programs of Study in Health & Sport Sciences

B.S. in Exercise Science & Health Promotion

Allied Health/Allied Health Pre-Athletic Training Concentration


B.A. or B.S. in Allied Health The Allied Health major at Otterbein University has been designed to expose students to the wide variety of options for study and career opportunities in the health care arena. We have two options for study within this major. Both the BS and BA degrees prepare students in the areas of human movement, human movement dysfunction, evidence-based medicine, and exercise response. The Bachelor of Science in Allied Health is a course of study that is…

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B.A. or B.S. in Athletic Training

Athletic Training


B.S. in Athletic Training B.S. in Athletic Training (current students) The athletic training program at Otterbein is a nationally accredited program through the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE), 6850 Austin Center Blvd., Suite 100, Austin, TX 78731-3101. This distinction means our program meets all the nationally recognized Standards for Accreditation of Professional Athletic Training Programs. The athletic training profession has moved the degree for athletic training from a bachelors to a masters, effective in summer 2020. Otterbein…

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Athletic Training Featured

Athletic Training – Master of Science in Athletic Training


Master of Science in Athletic Training Graduate School > Athletic Training Program Overview > Athletic Training Program Details > Course Catalog > Request More Information > Apply Now > On this Page: Program Objectives > Admission Requirements > Program Information > Program Requirements > Student Resources > MSAT Staff > The Master of Science in Athletic Training Program (MSAT) is designed to provide an environment conducive to the goals and missions of the college, as well as the Health and…

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Exercise & Health Science – Master of Science in Allied Health


Master of Science in Allied Health - Exercise and Health Science Graduate School > Allied Health Program Overview > Course Catalog > Request More Information > Apply Now > Stand Out in the Highly Competitive Field of Exercise and Health Science Learn More. Gain a Competitive Advantage. Reach Your Career Goals. Graduate School > Allied Health Program Overview > Course Catalog > Request More Information > Apply Now > Program Highlights Command higher pay and stand out from your colleagues…

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BS Exercise Science Health Promotion

Exercise Science & Health Promotion


B.S. in Exercise Science & Health Promotion The exercise science and health promotion major prepares students to work in fields related to health education and promotion of health programs, exercise science, nutrition, and lifestyle management, corporate wellness, or to continue to a graduate program of study. A student will be immersed in a practical environment as a sophomore/junior through service as a personal trainer and group exercise instructor in the Otterbein OtterFit Faculty and Staff Health and Fitness Program. The…

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Exercise Science   Health Promotion

Exercise Science & Health Promotion (Minor)


Minor in Exercise Science & Health Promotion Often physically active students or those who are playing on an athletic team but are not majoring in one of the five departmental majors are interested in becoming certified as a personal trainer, furthering their knowledge of strength and conditioning, knowing more about how the human body functions, and/or have a desire for knowledge and skill to promote a healthy lifestyle for family and friends. Addition of this minor satisfies the departmental mission…

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Health Administration – Master of Science in Allied Health


Master of Science in Allied Health - Healthcare Administration Graduate School > Allied Health Program Overview > Course Catalog > Request More Information > Apply Now > Be Great at the People Side of Healthcare Healthcare is a people business at its core. Become a leader by learning how to manage, organize and impact people with high integrity. Graduate School > Allied Health Program Overview > Course Catalog > Request More Information > Apply Now > Program Highlights Perfect for…

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Nutrition Minor

Nutrition (Minor)


Minor in Nutrition The Nutrition Minor provides a deeper understanding of the role of nutrition in promoting healthy lifestyles. Students gain a scientific nutrition foundation and apply nutrition principles to health, wellness, obesity and weight management programs; disease prevention; and sports performance. Course Catalog > Health & Sport Sciences Department > Students will be prepared to critically evaluate nutrition research, theory and popular nutrition media messages as it relates to their chosen major. The current trend in health care emphasizes…

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Public Health Education

Public Health Education


B.A. in Public Health Education What is Public Health Education? Public Health Education is an art and science. The science is the research, data analysis, and best practices used in our field. The art are the intangibles, such as compassion, understanding, and the ability to connect with others. As Public Health Educators, we want to empower individuals and communities to be the best they can be. By majoring in public health education, students will be prepared to work as a…

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Sport Management


B.A. in Sport Management YOUR FUTURE IN SPORT MANAGEMENT! Want a career working in sports? We can make it happen! Our graduates have gone on to work for professional sports teams as well as many other sports/recreation/fitness-related organizations. And it’s no wonder…we have a unique curriculum, boundless experiential opportunities, individualized attention, and faculty who are passionate about seeing you succeed. The sport industry is one of the largest in the United States with an annual valuation of $400+ billion; globally,…

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Sports Management Minor

Sport Management (Minor)


Minor in Sport Management Sport Management is an interdisciplinary field of study which emphasizes a broad understanding of both sport and business. The goal of the Sport Management minor is to encourage the development of this interdisciplinary knowledge base and provide the students with the practical skills necessary for successful careers in management, promotion, administration, marketing, organizing and leading a sport business or organization. Course Catalog > Health & Sport Sciences Department > BAE Department > Sport Management Curriculum Requirements…

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