Exercise and Sports Science

Physical Therapist, Athletic Trainer, Teacher, Coach –  at Olivet you will have the opportunity to become a Christian professional in the world of exercise and sports science. Olivet’s education will also prepare you for graduate school, advanced degrees, and certifications, as well as providing you with many opportunities for learning to work with clients and other students. 

Physical Education and Health Education Teaching programs are accredited by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE). 


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Meet Dr. Brian Hyma

Along with his role as the Athletic Training Program director, Dr. Hyma serves as the Chair of the Exercise and Sports Science department providing oversight of all the majors in the department. As a certified athletic trainer for the past 26 years, Dr. Hyma continues to find ways to utilize his knowledge in the care and wellbeing of those in an active lifestyle.

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