HLES - Exercise Science Master's Specialization (M.S.)

Exercise Science specializes in the areas of human performance, fitness, cardiac rehabilitation, and wellness. The faculty members are engaged in studies dealing with both basic and applied aspects of human performance, aiming to advance the basic knowledge related to human performance as well as solve problems for the population.

There are two possible degree plans within the Master of Science - Exercise Science specialization that include a research emphasis (thesis track) and an applied emphasis (internship track). Students are encouraged to chose an area of emphasis within the first year of study. For more specific requirements, visit the UWF catalog.

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Internship Information

Career Opportunities

  • Medical Setting, Managed Care 
  • Health Management Organizations 
  • Community-Based Organizations 
  • College & University settings 
  • Fitness Directors 
  • Strength and Conditioning Specialists
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation Settings
  • Physical Education Specialists


Dr. Ludmila Cosio-Lima
Faculty Advisor
Phone: (850) 474-2592
Building 72, Room 220
Email: lcosiolima@uwf.edu