Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

Alyssa Gutierrez

Alyssa Gutierrez, BS ‘12

Alyssa Gutierrez is in graduate school for occupational therapy after discovering her passion for helping children and adults develop their motor skills through her hands-on experiences in the Exercise Science program at PETM. “I enjoy the gratitude I get helping people become more successful with daily activities. The little things are fundamental.”


Exercise Science Degree Programs

Exercise Science Undergraduate Degree

Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology with Exercise Science Emphasis

The IU PETM B.S. in Kinesiology with Exercise Science Emphasis program provides a science-oriented curriculum with a broad background that prepares graduates for careers in health and sports. The program offers excellent preparation for graduate studies in exercise science—and graduate-level education in physical therapy, occupational therapy, medicine, and other related health fields. Learn more about minors and certificates, career possibilities, and the program’s plan of study, courses, and course prerequisites.

Exercise Science Graduate Degree

Master of Science in Kinesiology

The IU PETM M.S. in Kinesiology program responds to the growing awareness that exercise science plays a critical role in health, wellness, and disease prevention. Our graduate students become exercise specialists and personal trainers, and expand their knowledge base as higher-level educators. The master’s program provides a broad curriculum across several subjects and disciplines.

The M.S. in Kinesiology program offers two options:

Learn more about minors and certificates, career possibilities, and the program’s plan of study, courses, and course prerequisites.

LEARN MORE

For more information more about the graduate program, call or schedule an appointment with Professor Rafael Bahamonde.

APPLY

You can apply to the program online.

View admission requirements:
Adobe PDF Master’s Student Admission Requirements

Apply for a graduate student assistantship:
Adobe PDF Graduate Student Assistantship Application

ADMISSIONS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Learn about admissions application checklists, forms, and instructions for international students.