Exercise Science, Bachelor of Science

Offered by Department of Kinesiology and Sport Sciences

General Studies
Foundational Requirements (LOPERs 1-4)12
LOPER 4: Mathematics, Statistics, and Quantitative Reasoning
Elementary Statistics 1
Broad Knowledge Requirements (LOPERs 5-8)13
LOPER 7: Social Science
General Psychology
LOPER 8: Natural Sciences
Select one of the following:
Introductory Chemistry
General Chemistry
and General Chemistry Laboratory
Dispositional Requirements (LOPERs 9-10) 26
LOPER 11: Wellness3
Healthy Wealthy and Wise
BS Science-related course requirements0-3
MATH 102College Algebra
Program Specified Requirements3
PE 108Introduction to Nutrition
Major Option
Complete all required courses36
Minor or 2nd Major
Complete all required courses 324
Unrestricted electives
Needed to complete 120 credit hours23-20
Total Credit Hours120

Please see the Department for Entrance Requirements. Other information available at the program's web page.

Major Option

Exercise Science Requirements
PE 107Introduction to Exercise Science1
PE 305Fitness Leadership2
PE 310Introduction to Human Physiology of Exercise3
PE 329Introduction to Health Promotions3
PE 360Introduction to Anatomical Biomechanics4
PE 422Essentials of Strength and Conditioning2
PE 461Physiology of Exercise4
PE 467Fitness Testing4
PE 468Public Health Aspects of Physical Activity3
PE 475Research Methods in Exercise Science3
PE 452Exercise Prescription for Special Populations3
PE 496Professional Readiness in Exercise Science1
Take 3 hours from:3
Sports Nutrition
Special Topics in Exercise Nutrition
Total Credit Hours36