Exercise Physiology Lab Equipment

Carroll University's Master of Science in Exercise Physiology program with a clinical emphasis provides extensive hands-on experience with state-of-the-art equipment to prepare you for success in cancer and chronic disease rehabilitation settings.

COSMED Quark CPET Metabolic Cart COSMED Quark CPET Metabolic Cart

Used to assess the maximal aerobic capacity (VO2 max) of special populations. Students will use this equipment in labs and during their practical experiences.

Lange Skinfold Caliper Lange Skinfold Caliper

Used by students to test and monitor the body composition of chronic diseased individuals.

InBody 770 Body Composition Device InBody 770 Body Composition Device (DSM-BIA)

Direct segmental measurement bioelectrical impedance analysis, used to test and monitor muscle, fat, visceral, and water content of chronic diseased individuals.

sphygmomanometer and stethoscope Sphygmomanometer and Stethoscope

Used to assess systolic and diastolic blood pressure, during rest and exercise.

pulse oximeter Pulse Oximeter

Used to obtain oxygen saturation during student’s practical experiences working with special populations.

push stadiometer PUSH Stadiometer

Uses ultrasounds to obtain height.

gulick tape measure Gulick Tape Measure

A fiberglass no-stretch, retractable tape with both Metric and English gradations to assess fluid and lean tissue changes.

handheld bia Handheld BIA

Bioelectrical impedance analysis for quick measurement of body fat percentage.

polar heart rate monitor and chest strap telemetry Polar Heart Rate Monitor and Chest Strap Telemetry

Used to obtain heart rate during rest and exercise.

Individualized Exercise and Training Equipment

Students of the MEXP-C program use the following equipment as part of their individualized exercise rehabilitation and training:

  • Selectorized weight machines
  • Cardio equipment
  • Free weights
  • Resistance bands and tubing
  • Web-Slide Exercise Rail System
  • Body bars 
  • Stability balls, peanut balls, ballast balls, BOSU balls
  • Foam pad, balance wooden boards, Dyna Discs, etc.


Your goals are within reach

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