Exercise Science Department Faculty

Exercise Science Department Faculty

Exercise Science Department Faculty

Meir Magal


Professor of Exercise Science
Exercise Science Program Director

Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi


Dr. Meir Magal serves as a Program Director and Professor of Exercise Science, and the Chair of the School of Mathematics and Sciences at North Carolina Wesleyan University (NCWC). Although NCWC is primarily a teaching college, Dr. Magal has been heavily involved in providing service to the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), in different capacities, and with on-going research. Over the last 12 years… Read More

Shannon Crowley

Shannon Crowley, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Exercise Science
Program Coordinator for Health Promotion

Ph.D., University of South Carolina


Dr. Shannon K. Crowley obtained her doctorate in Exercise Science from the Arnold School of Public Health at the University of South Carolina, and concurrently obtained a certificate of graduate study in Psychiatric Rehabilitation from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. Read More

North Carolina Wesleyan University is one of only 156 universities and colleges around the world to be honored by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Exercise is Medicine® initiative for its efforts to create a culture of wellness on campus. Campus-wide initiatives focused on physical activity and health at the College helped Wesleyan earn silver-level designation from the Exercise is Medicine® On Campus (EIM-OC) program.


Exercise Science External Resources

Slippery Rock University Articulation Agreement

The NC Wesleyan Exercise Science Program has partnered with Slippery Rock University to offer options that will allow our students the opportunity to transition seamlessly into the Master of Science in Athletic Training program at SRU. This athletic training program provides rigorous academic curricula and a superior hands-on, patient-centered clinical experience. Read entire article – Master of Science in Athletic Training at SRU-An Articulation Agreement.

Master of Science in Athletic Training Articulation Agreement with SRU

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