Exercise & Sport Sciences
Fieldwork and Internships in the Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences
The Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences (ESS) offers unique fieldwork and internship opportunites based upon a student's major: Athletic Training; Clinical Exercise Science; Exercise Science.
- Athletic Training
A minimum of 4 credits must be earned in EXSS36500 (Internship in Athletic Training I) and EXSS45500 (Internship in Athletic Training II), both of which are taken for variable credit.
- Clinical Exercise Science
Students are required to complete two fieldwork experiences: EXSS17300 (Fieldwork in Clinical Exercise Science I) & EXSS37300 (Fieldwork in Clinical Exercise Science II). Each fieldwork is for 1 credit. Students also choose between one of two internship experiences: EXSS47300 (Internship: Preventive Clinical Exercise Science) or EXSS47400 (Internship: Rehabilitative Clinical Exercise Science). Both internships have 6-12 variable credits.
- Exercise Science
Although not required, students may choose to enroll in an exercise science internship experience; EXSS46000 (Internship in Exercise and Sport Sciences). This course may be taken for 6-12 variable credits.
Dr. Paul Geisler
Athletic Training Program Director
Office: Hill 48
Dr. Gary Sforzo
Clinical Exercise Science Internship Coordinator
Office: CHS 323
Clinical Exercise Science Assistant Internship Coordinator
Office: CHS 319
Dr. Thomas Swensen
Dept. Chair & Exercise Science Internship Coordinator
Office: CHS 313
ESS Administrative Assistant
Office: CHS 313