The La Sierra Advantage

When you study health and exercise science at La Sierra you will:

  • Apply classroom theories in the real world.
  • Participate in discipline-specific research with professors.
  • Work with a diverse faculty.
  • Grow professionally through public speaking and research poster presentations.
  • Enjoy numerous department-sponsored activities including ski trips, ice skating, state and national conventions.

Why Study Health And Exercise Science?

Because it is a path to a solid career based on your interests in medical fields, general fitness and health, or athletics. You can get a great job in the professional sports world, at a health club or hospital, or become an entrepreneur and create your own business. The program also serves as a solid foundation for careers in medicine, dentistry, physical therapy, and other areas.

We offer the following:

Many of the principles I learned studying exercise physiology at La Sierra I use today with the guys I work with. If I hadn’t developed an interest in my studies at La Sierra, I wouldn’t be doing what I’m doing. Those were some of the best times of my life.

JAy Jensen, Head Athletic Trainer,
Portland Trailblazers, Class Of 1980,
Bachelor Of Science In Health And Physical Education