Exercise Science Comprehensive, Bachelor of Science

Offered by Department of Kinesiology and Sport Sciences

General Studies
Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy)
Foundational Core courses12
Including:
Elementary Statistics
Portal
Select one course numbered 1883
Distribution
ENG 101Introduction of Academic Writing3
If ENG 101 is taken as a prerequisite for ENG 102 then only 24 additional hours are required to meet the 27 credit hour minimum in the Distribution Area of General Studies
Aesthetics3
Humanities6
Social Sciences6
Including:
General Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Natural Sciences7
Inlcuding one of the following:
Introductory Chemistry
General Chemistry
and General Chemistry Laboratory
Analytical and Quantitative Thought0
Wellness6
Including:
Healthy Wealthy and Wise
Introduction to Nutrition
Capstone
Select one course numbered 3883
BS Science-related course requirements
MATH 102College Algebra 13
Major Option
Complete all required courses62
Unrestricted electives
Needed to complete 120 credit hours6
Total Credit Hours120

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

Major Option

Exercise Science Comprehensive Requirements
PE 107Introduction to Exercise Science1
PE 110Basic Sports Activities 21
PE 265Emergency Medical Response2
REC 300Volunteer Practicum2
PE 305Fitness Leadership3
PE 310Introduction to Human Physiology of Exercise3
PE 329Introduction to Health Promotions3
PE 360Introduction to Anatomical Biomechanics4
PE 422Essentials of Strength and Conditioning2
PE 422LEssentials of Strength and Conditioning Lab0
PE 461Physiology of Exercise4
PE 467Fitness Testing4
PE 468Public Health Aspects of Physical Activity3
REC 477Internship8
PE 496Professional Readiness in Exercise Science1
PE 469Sports Nutrition3
PE 473Special Topics in Exercise Nutrition3
PE 475Research Methods in Exercise Science3
or REC 485 Research in Tourism, Recreation and Sport
PE 452Exercise Prescription for Special Populations3
Total Credit Hours53
1

Students with sufficient preparation may enter the mathematics program at a higher level.

2

Take one credit hour from the following: Spinning, Zumba, Crossfit, Pilates, Yoga, Step Aerobics, PIYO