Exercise Science Graduate Programs

The Exercise Science Programs of the School of Physical Education, Sport, and Exercise Science offers a doctoral level graduate program in Human Bioenergetics, and master’s level programs in Biomechanics, Clinical Exercise Physiology, Exercise Physiology, and Sports Performance. Each program is associated with its own laboratory facilities within the Health and Physical Activity Complex, and offers different degree options.


Biomechanics Program

Degree Option: 
Master of Science (MS)

Laboratory: Biomechanics Laboratory

Program Director: Clark Dickin , PhD


Clinical Exercise Physiology Programs

Degree Options: 
Master of Science (MS), 
Master of Arts (MA)

Laboratories: Human Performance Laboratory, Adult Physical Fitness Program, and IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital(Cardiac Rehabilitation, Cancer Exercise Program, and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Center).

Program Director: Leonard Kaminsky, PhD

Human Bioenergetics and Exercise Physiology Programs

Degree Options: 
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), 
Master of Science (MS)

Laboratories: Human Performance Laboratory

Program Director: Scott Trappe, PhD


Sports Performance Program  

Degree Options: Master of Science (MS), Master of Arts (MA)

Laboratory: Strength Laboratory

Program Director: David Pearson , PhD, CSCS*D, FNSCA

School of Kinesiology
Health and Physical Activity Building (HP), Room 360
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8 a.m-5 p.m. Monday-Friday (Summer Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
Phone: 765-285-8746
Fax: 765-285-8254