The Rockhurst University Exercise and Sport Science Department helps students reach their potential through quality instruction and application-based learning focused on recognizing and caring for the whole person. The Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Sport Science is an interdisciplinary program requiring the successful completion of no fewer than 128 semester credit hours, including a practicum or internship experience. Students should be aware that a criminal background check is required. The presence of any criminal conviction on a student’s record may affect his/her eligibility for participating in clinical internships, becoming certified or licensed, and/or securing a job in the student’s field. We invite you to visit each part of our blog.