Fuel your passion for sports

Pacific's sports-related majors and degree programs offer a comprehensive education in fields related to athletics, business, health and fitness. Our programs are designed to develop responsible, strategic leaders equipped with the practical skills, experience and connections to thrive in any sports environment. Whether you’re a current or former athlete, or just passionate about sports, Pacific will prepare you to excel in this rapidly growing field.

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Athletic Training

In the Master of Science in Athletic Training program students gain extensive hands-on experiences with athletes/patients and excellent classroom and laboratory instruction from experienced, caring faculty. The program prepares students to become highly qualified healthcare professionals who collaborate with physicians and other healthcare professionals.

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Health And Exercise Sciences

Students in the Department of Health and Exercise Sciences examine how movement-based physical activities, exercise, and sport contribute to the quality of human life. The program draws from the physical and life sciences, sociology, business, education, and philosophy, equipping graduates with a holistic understanding of human health and movement.

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Human Performance

The human performance concentration prepares students for careers in the fitness industry, coaching performance technology, wellness education, sports medicine and athletic performance. Courses cover the mechanics of human movement while providing foundational training in structural anatomy, physiology, nutrition and metabolism.

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Sport Analytics

The sport analytics major in the Eberhardt School of Business is one of the few of its kind in the nation. Learn how data is changing the landscape of sports in a growing $300 billion industry. Graduates will be well prepared to succeed in a variety of high-demand sports industry careers.

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Sport Management

Pacific's sport management major stands out with its hands-on learning approach. Students dive into real-world experiences through internships, collaborations with sports entities and more, preparing them to succeed in this dynamic business environment.

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A Legacy of Champions

Pacific is home to 17 Division I athletics programs and proudly competes in the prestigious West Coast Conference. Our students gain superior hands-on learning experience, work with cutting-edge technology, and build meaningful connections with athletes both on and off the court.

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Alumni Success

Pacific alumni find success working for professional teams, schools and universities, hospitals, clinics and community organizations. Alumna Nicole Rios Barbour ’07, vice president of partnership development for the Golden State Warriors, shares how Pacific prepared her to work in a sports business setting.

Premier Athletic Facilities

Students learn and compete in a full array of modern athletic spaces. Pacific is currently building a new 15,000-square-foot state-of-the-art complex that will include a sports medicine training and rehabilitation center, study area, modern film and game-planning rooms, nutrition center and more.

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