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Seth Daughters

Seth Daughters


Instructor/Field Experience Coordinator

Office Building

Wagner Hall



Mailing Address

Wagner Hall 401
Health & Nutritional Sciences-Box 2275A
University Station
Brookings, SD 57007


Seth Daughters is an Instructor teaching in the undergraduate and graduate Exercise Science programs. Seth specializes in Strength and Conditioning and has 10 years of experience working in collegiate and private sector strength and conditioning.


South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD
Masters of Science in Exercise, Nutrition, and Food Science (May 2015)

South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD
Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science (May 2013)

Academic Interests

Strength and Conditioning
Athletic Performance
General Population Fitness
Facility Management
Group Exercise

Academic Responsibilities

Current Responsibilities
Exercise Science Field Experience Coordinator
EXS 101: Introduction to Exercise Science
EXS 396: Junior Field Experience in Exercise Science
EXS 367: Health and Human Performance
EXS 420: Group Exercise and Facility Management
EXS 480: Certification Preparation
EXS 494: Internship in Exercise Science
EXS 496: Field Experience in Exercise Science
EXS 582: Theory of Strength and Conditioning
HNS 796: Graduate Field Experience in Exercise Science

Past Responsibilities
EXS 400: Exercise Testing and Prescription
PE 300: Applied Sport and Exercise Science

Professional Memberships

National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA)
-Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
-Certified Group Exercise Instructor
USA Weightlifting (USAW)
-Level 1 Sport Performance Coach
National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS)
-Fundamentals of Coaching Certified

Work Experience

Head Strength and Conditioning Coach -- Private Sector
Facility and Program Management
High School Strength and Conditioning Coach
Personal Trainer
Group Fitness Instructor