Exercise Science and Wellness

Prepare for a Future in the Field of Health and Wellness

Society has become increasingly health-conscious over the past several decades, resulting in a greater demand for experts trained in the area of exercise science. UT Martin's exercise science and wellness concentration offers a well-rounded curriculum that will prepare you for a rewarding career providing physical activity and/or exercise interventions in a clinical, health-related or training environment. The clinical and internship experiences we offer will also provide you with a clear path forward to obtain relevant professional certifications or continue your studies at the postgraduate level.

Program Highlights

Post-Graduate Options

  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Chiropractic
  • Athletic Training
  • Physician Assistant

Career Opportunities

  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Physiotherapy
  • Kinesiotherapy
  • Corporate Wellness
  • Personal Training
  • Strength & Conditioning Coach

Academic Program Requirements

Take the next step in your path to UT Martin.
“My favorite thing about UT Martin is that the professors take the time to get to know you and you aren’t just another face in the class. ”
Hannah Tinker
Hannah Tinker
Exercise Science and Wellness

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Because we’re part of the University of Tennessee System, UT Martin allows you to take advantage of one of the lowest costs of attendance in the state. And with small class sizes and low student-to-teacher ratios, you won’t just be another face in the crowd—you’ll be a valued member of the Skyhawk community.
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UT Martin students’ satisfaction with their entire educational experience ranked first in the latest survey among Tennessee public universities.
UT Martin offers an intimate learning environment with a low student/faculty ratio.


The University of Tennessee at Martin is a vibrant learning community that combines big-school opportunities with a friendly, small-town feel. Take advantage of top-quality academics that will give you the support you need to soar.

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Department of Health and Human Performance
Dr. Todd Sherman
3010 Elam Center
The University of Tennessee at Martin
Martin, TN 38238