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Health and Exercise Science

Bachelor of Science

Help people lead healthy, balanced lives.

Are you passionate about health and wellness? Do you dream of helping others improve their lives by becoming a knowledgeable change agent in the public health sector? If so, you may be interested in pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Health and Exercise Science at Regis.  

Our Bachelor of Science in Health and Exercise Science offers the foundation for you to use strategies to help others reduce health risks and increase overall health, as well as evaluate and advocate for policies that influence public health for the common good. In Jesuit education it’s known as Cura Personalis. To our students, it means looking at all aspects that affect individuals’ and communities’ health including social justice issues along with each individual’s unique circumstances, challenges and gifts. Be a change agent; help others make the most of their health by improving their well-being physically, mentally and socially.

Program Snapshot

Course Format
On campus courses

Academic Term
16-week semesters 

Cost of Tuition

Sample Health & Exercise Science Classes

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HES 374: Applied Human Anatomy

Examines the relationships of the different body systems. 

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NS 260: Intro to Brain and Behavior

Introduces the scientific study of how the brain relates to behavior.

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HCE 445: Ethics and Health

Examines ethical issues in the promotion of human health.

Program Details

Get all the details on our B.S. Health & Exercise Science program, including course requirements and application materials. 


Health and Exercise Science Career Paths

Personal Trainer

Personal Trainers provide fitness guidance to those wanting to lose weight, build muscle and make positive changes in their lives. 

Corporate Wellness Consultant

Corporate Wellness Directors create and implement programs that encourage people to be healthy while at work, such as exercise, smoking cessation and mental health offerings.

Exercise Physiologist

Exercise physiologists analyze their patients' fitness in order to help them improve their health or maintain good health through wellness activities and exercise recommendations.

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How to Apply

To apply to the B.S. Health & Exercise Science program, you will need: 

  • Completed online application
  • Official high school transcripts with a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • ACT/SAT test scores 
  • Essay
  • One letter of recommendation

The first step in the application process is to contact an admissions counselor, who can help you through the entire application process, evaluate your prior learning credit (AP, IB, etc.) and provide information regarding financial aid and tuition assistance.

Tuition and Fees

Full-time tuition: $37,830/year (fall and spring semesters)
Part time (less than 12 credit hours per semester): $1,261/credit hour

Tuition does not include fees, room and board or personal expenses. For full cost of attendance information, visit the Tuition and Fees page.

Curious about financial aid options? Regis also offers a variety of scholarships, grants and other programs to help you pay for school. Visit Financial Aid for more information.

Admissions Timeline

Regis University has a rolling admissions policy. However, you are encouraged to submit your application by the priority deadlines:

| Incoming Freshmen: April 15
International Students: July 1
Transfer Students: August 1

Incoming Freshmen: Dec 1
International Students: Nov 1
Transfer Students: Dec 1