Undergraduate Academics

Choose from six undergraduate degree programs

The University of Dayton Department of Health & Sport Science offers six undergraduate degree programs — awarded as a Bachelor of Science in Education (BSE) or Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). Explore the links below to learn more:

  • Dietetics (BSE)Prepares you for post-baccalaureate dietetic internships or preprofessional practice programs.
  • Exercise Physiology (BSE): Prepares you to pursue research careers in exercise science, medicine or health.
  • Exercise Science (BSE)Prepares you for professional opportunities in corporate fitness, wellness, and health maintenance programs.
  • Nursing (BSN): Prepares you to practice as a registered nurse (RN) in a variety of healthcare settings.
  • Pre-Physical Therapy (BSE)Prepares you for graduate school in physical therapy and other health professions.
  • Sport Management (BSE): Prepares you for professional opportunities in Division I and professional sports, sports organizations/federations, newspapers, television, sporting goods, and many areas of recreation.

Transfer students

Along with minimum ACT/SAT scores, minimum cumulative GPAs are required for students wishing to transfer into the Department of Health & Sport Science.


Department of Health and Sport Science

Fitz Hall
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2968