Exercise and Nutrition Sciences PhD

School of Public Health and Health Professions

Program Description

Exercise science is the scientific study of how human movement influences health, fitness, performance and disease prevention. Nutrition science explores the complex relationship between the body, nutrients and health. The Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences combines these disciplines to offer a broad understanding of the human body, including physiological, biomechanical and nutritional factors.

Program Contact

Exercise and Nutrition Sciences Department
206 Kimball Tower
Buffalo, NY 14214
Email: sphhp-ens-grad@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-829-5713
Fax: 716-829-2428

Instruction Method

  • In Person (no courses offered online)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time

Credits Required

  • 72 Hours

Time-to-Degree

  • 4 Years

Application Fee

  • $50

Admission Tests**

  • GRE

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.

** At least one of the admissions tests are required for admission. Test and score requirements/exceptions vary by program. Contact the department for details.