Course requirements for a major in Exercise Science

Required Core - 41 credit hours
 

  • 1 HLTH 251 - First Aid & CPR
  • 3 HLTH 422 - Nutrition  
  • 3 HLTH 425 - Excercise Programming for Special Populations & 425L Lab
  • 3 HLTH 370 - Stress Management
  • 3 PE 216 - Fitness Assessment & 216L Lab
  • 4 PE 250 - Human Anatomy & Physiology & 250L Lab
  • 3 PE 350 - Exercise Physiology
  • 3 PE 353 - Kinesiology
  • 3 PE 354 - Prevention & Care of Athletic Injuries
  • 3 PE 462 - Exercise Leadership
  • 3 PE 482 - Theory of Strength Training & Conditioning
  • 9 PE 494 - Internship

Select One Specialization

Management Specialization - 18 credit hours

  • 3 BADM 334 - Small Business Management
  • 3 BADM 336 - Entrepreneurship I
  • 3 BADM 370 - Marketing
  • 3 BADM 438 - Entrepreneurship II
  • 3 BADM 474 - Personal Selling
  • OE 376 - Technology Integration

Science Specialization - 18 credit hours

  • 3 MATH 281 - Introduction to Statistics
  • 3 PE 454 - Biomechanics
  • 4 BIOL 101/L - Biology Survey I & Lab & 4 BIOL 103/L - Biology Survey II & Lab
    OR
    4 BIOL 151/L - General Biology I & Lab and 4 BIOL 153/L - General Biology II & Lab
  • 4 CHEM 112/L - General Chemistry I & Lab
    OR
    4 CHEM 106/L - Chemistry Survey & Lab

Gen Ed Requirements

  • ENGL 101 Composition I
  • ENGL 201 Composition II
  • MATH Gen Ed - Mathematics
  • SPCM Speech 101, 215, or 222
  • WEL 100 Wellness for Life & 100L Lab
  • Gen Ed - Social Science
  • Gen Ed - Arts & Humanities
  • Gen Ed - Natural Science & Lab

A minor is NOT required with this major but electives are required to total 120 hours, of which 36 hours must be 300-400 level courses.

Global Requirement: depending on your selection, this requirement will satisfy 3 hours of either Social Science or Arts & Humanities requirements. Take 1 course from: AIS/HIST 257, ANTH 210, ARTH 211/212/251, ENGL 211/212, GEOG 210, HIST 121/122/153, HUM 100, MCOM 151, POLS 141/25

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