Exercise Science

Program Director

Matthew F. Moran, Ph.D.
Undergraduate Program Director

Contact Program

Center for Healthcare Education
4000 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Tel: 203-416-3934
Fax: 203-365-4723

Faculty & Staff Directory

Program Director

Beau Greer, Ph.D., CSCS
Graduate Program Director

Female Student

‌Make Your Move Into a Career That Matters

Impact individuals and athletes by supporting their rehabilitation, strength and conditioning. Apply your knowledge and skills to help them live better lives.

Earn Your Degree in Exercise Science at Sacred Heart University

Sacred Heart’s Exercise Science programs fully immerse students in the field through state-of-the-art facilities, an engaged faculty with a wide range of research interests, and a variety of clinical and community experiences. 

Students can pursue study of exercise science through a variety of programs:



Get moving. Learn more about Sacred Heart’s Exercise Science programs today.

Latest News

Pioneer Performance Center to Host RUNScience Clinic

November 6, 2017

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED: Sacred Heart University’s Pioneer Performance Center will host RUNScience, an annual, evidence-based sports science clinic for local running coaches and athletes, Dec. 3, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., at SHU’s Center for Healthcare Education. “Participants will learn about the most up-to-date running information in biomechanics, nutrition, physiology and strength and conditioning,” says Rich Marcello, SHU clinical exercise scientist and instructor in the Department of Exercise Science. Connecticut high school coaches and teachers who take part in the clinic will receive certificates of completion for professional development credit.

Sacred Heart University to Celebrate Opening of Center for Healthcare Education

August 4, 2017

FAIRFIELD, Conn.—After nearly two years of construction, Sacred Heart University’s new Center for Healthcare Education is ready to open. Staff and faculty from the College of Health Professions and College of Nursing have moved into the state-of-the-art building, and students will begin their studies with the latest technology and modern features there this fall. The official unveiling will be Friday, Sept. 22, at 11 a.m., and health-care workshops and lectures will take place throughout the year to celebrate the new facility and inform the community about the importance of health care.

Sacred Heart University Awards Tenure, Promotions

April 18, 2017

Sacred Heart University has awarded tenure to nine faculty members, seven of whom also earned promotions. In addition, seven additional members were promoted.