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Learning Outcomes


Exercise Physiology

  • Exercise physiology graduates will be able to perform common exercise physiology assessments (i.e. aerobic capacity, muscular endurance, muscular strength, flexibility, body composition, heart rate and blood pressure) on sedentary and trained individuals as evaluated by skill assessments.
  • Exercise physiology graduates will be able to implement exercise prescriptions to improve the exercise capacities of sedentary and trained individuals.
  • Exercise physiology graduates will be able to implement exercise programming and health promotion programs for sedentary and trained individuals.
  • The following benchmarks will be met to meet national CAAHEP accreditation standards:
  • Exercise physiology graduates will be professionally and academically prepared for clinical and professional certifications as evaluated by pass rates >70% on national certification exams.
  • Exercise physiology graduates will be academically prepared for post-secondary and graduate programs and direct entry employment as evaluated by graduate placement rates >70%.  
  • Exercise physiology graduates will be professionally prepared for their chosen exercise physiology-related careers as evaluated by internship preceptor assessments, graduate satisfaction surveys and employer surveys.
  • >70% of the students enrolled in the exercise physiology program will be retained and graduate with a degree in exercise physiology
  2014 2015 2016 3 year Aggregate
Total Graduates 12 22 12 46
Employed After 1 year 6 12 8 26
Continuing Education 6 10 4 20
% Graduate Placement 100% 100% 100% 100%
Department of Human Performance and Sport Sciences

Rosanne Hoersten

Administrative Assistant for HPSS
419-772-2440
r-hoersten@onu.edu
King Horn Sports Center 219
525 South Main Street
Ada, Ohio 45810
Monday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed