Exercise & Sports Science

At a Glance

Kinesiology • Personal Training • Biomechanics • Sport Psychology

Exercise science, often referred to as kinesiology, is a field that includes biomechanics, exercise, sport law, sport management, sport economics, sport history, personal training and sport psychology. At LLCC, the exercise and sports science associate degree is designed for those students who are interested in transferring to a four-year school to pursue a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology.

Degrees & Certs

LLCC offers the following associate degree program in exercise and sports science to prepare students for transfer to a four-year college or university. Read more about the courses in this program:

Job Outlook


Exercise and Sports Science (ESS) classes have standard tuition rates. For fall 2024, spring 2025 and summer 2025, these classes have an in-district rate of $140 per credit hour. ESS 103 and ESS 107 have an additional course fee of $30 per class. ESS 112 and ESS 113 have an additional course fee of $50 per class. Get more information on tuition and fees.

Books sold separately.

Paying for college

Learn more about cost of attendance.

There are ways to get help paying for college. Learn more about paying for college.

Free training opportunity

The Pipeline for the Advancement of the Healthcare Workforce (PATH) program provides free training and supports for occupations within the health care field. Learn more about PATH, including support services, programs and eligibility.

Getting Started