School of Exercise Science & Sport

Areas of Study

Male sport and recreation management student
  • Preparation for Professional Success

    All of our programs prepare students for certification or licensure tests, graduate school, and jobs in various disciplines. They also include valuable hands-on opportunities. The exciting combination of classroom and performance learning is bound to help you discover your strength in the field of Exercise Science & Sport.

Undergraduate Programs

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    Exercise Science

    The new Bachelor of Exercise Science major will provide students two options for degrees. Students who follow the Exercise Science major obtain positions in exercise, fitness, coaching, or go on to graduate school.
  • Sport & Recreation Management

    Physical Education

    A Bachelor of Science in Physical Education with a Teacher License prepares professionals to teach physical education and coach in a school setting. Millikin offers State of Illinois teaching endorsements in Health Education, Safety and Driver Education, Special Education and English as a Second Language.
  • Physical Education

    Sport & Recreation Management

    The Sport & Recreation Management Major delivers a foundation of study in the sport and recreation industries, their products and services, and prepares students through active learning to effectively lead sport and recreation organizations.


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    Health & Wellness Coaching Minor

    Students who aspire to work with people one-on-one to help them reach their health and wellness goals may be particularly interested in this minor.
  • Sport & Recreation Minor

    Sport & Recreation Minor

    The minor in Sport & Recreation Management is designed to provide an opportunity for students to examine and explore aspects of the sport and recreation industry. 
  • Exercise Science

    Athletic Training 3+2

    Through a combination of both didactic and practical learning experiences, the program helps students acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for success on the Board of Certification (BOC) examination and for success in the field of Athletic Training and related allied health fields.