UGA Specific Information for Exercise and Sport Science

The undergraduate major in Exercise and Sport Science is designed to provide students an in-depth exposure to the scientific basis of physical activity, exercise and sport. Knowledge and skills related to exercise and sport biomechanics, physiology, psychology, epidemiology; athletic training; physical fitness and conditioning; statistics and measurement theory; and other associated areas are obtained through prescribed and elective course work, independent study, and laboratory and field experience. *Students interested in Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physician Assistant or additional Medical fields often pursue Exercise and Sport Science as a major. 


Class of 2018 Career Outcomes for Exercise and Sport Science*

** Includes Self-Employed

Campus Resources

The Department of Kinesiology [url=http://www.coe.uga.edu/exs/]http://www.coe.uga.edu/exs/[/url]

Rho Tau- The University of Georgia’s Pre-Physical Therapy Student Organization [url=http://www.uga.edu/rhotau/]http://www.uga.edu/rhotau/[/url]

Omega Tau- The University of Georgia’s Pre-Occupational Therapy Student Organization Email: ugaomegatau@gmail.com

Sports Medicine Club Email: ugasportsmedicineclub@gmail.com

Pre-Physician Assistant Club Email: ugaprepaclub@gmail.com

To find additional clubs and organizations, go to the Center for Student Organizations at- [url=http://stuorgs.uga.edu/find/index.html]http://stuorgs.uga.edu/find/index.html[/url]

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Additional UGA Career Center Recommendations/Considerations

Students interested in Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Assistant or Medical School: 


Supplemental Career Research Dashboard

Additional Career Research Resources

Employment Websites

GENERAL

  • CareerSearch (Research employers by location and/or industry)
  • Handshake (login with your UGA MyID and password)
  • GoinGlobal (To access GoinGlobal, login to your DAWGlink account) Idealist [url=http://www.idealist.org/]http://www.idealist.org/[/url] (nonprofit jobs)
  • USAJobs (federal jobs)
  • LinkedIn Job Board

MAJOR/CAREER SPECIFIC

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Professional Associations/Resources

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GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOLS ATTENDED BY UGA Exercise and Sport Science - Bachelors MAJORS FOR THE CLASS OF 2018**

To view Graduate/Professional Schools and Programs where Class of 2018 Exercise and Sport Science - Bachelors majors have enrolled, click here


The information below represents employers and job titles from the Class of 2018 Career Outcomes Survey. To view historical Career Outcomes for this major, click here and select "Historical Data" from the navigation menu.


POSITION TITLES AND EMPLOYERS WHO HIRED THIS MAJOR (CLASS OF 2018)*


*Source: Areas above marked with an Asterisk (*) have been created utilizing data taken from the UGA Career Outcomes Survey. The "Employers Hiring...," "Job Titles of...," "Career Outcomes for...," and "Graduate/Professional Schools and Programs..." information listed above represent UGA Class of 2018 Graduates. The lists are not exhaustive and therefore do not represent all potential career options. Click here for more detailed Career Outcomes information regarding this major.