GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

  1. Completion of all courses in the Exercise Science curriculum
  2. A minimum grade of “C-” in all Exercise Science or related courses (sciences, math, psychology, and education)
  3. A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.50.
  4. A minimum cumulative Exercise Science major grade point average of 2.50.
  5. Current CPR/AED certification.
  6. Successful completion of all required internship credit

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS - Applied Exercise Science Track

26 courses – 64 credits

BIOL 219 Anatomy & Physiology I (3)
BIOL 219L Anatomy & Physiology I Lab (1)
BIOL 220 Anatomy & Physiology II (3)
BIOL 220L Anatomy & Physiology II Lab (1)
CHEM 107 General, Organic, and Biochem. (3)
CHEM 107L General, Org., and Biochem. Lab (1)
PHYS 108 Applied Biophysics (3)
PHYS 108L Applied Biophysics Lab (1)
EXSC 101 Introduction to Exercise Science (3)
EXSC 150 Prev., Treatment & Em. Care (3)
EXSC 245 Principles of Health (3)
EXSC 280 Kinesiology (3)
EXSC 290 Exercise Physiology (3)
EXSC 300 Science of Strength & Conditioning (3)
EXSC 300L Science of Strength & Cond. Lab (1)
EXSC 309 Electrocardiology (3)
EXSC 310 Assessment & Measurements in Ex. (3)
EXSC 310L Assessment & Measurements in Ex. Lab(1)
EXSC 320 Exercise and Special Populations (3)
EXSC 325 Nutrition and the Athlete (3)
EXSC 430 Program Devel. & Prescr. in Ex. and Fitness (3)
EXSC 440 Admin. & Org. for Exercise Facilities (3)
EXSC 480 Research & Design I (2)
EXSC 481 Research & Design II (2)
EXSC 499 Field Experience/Internship (3)
PSYC 340 Health Psychology (3)

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS – Exercise Physiology Track

33 courses – 77 credits

BIOL 219 Anatomy & Physiology I (3)
BIOL 219L Anatomy & Physiology I Lab (1)
BIOL 220 Anatomy & Physiology II (3)
BIOL 220L Anatomy & Physiology II Lab (1)
BIOL 113 Evolution and Diversity (3)
BIOL 113L Evolution and Diversity Lab (1)
BIOL 210 Organisms and Their Ecosystems (3)
BIOL 210L Organisms and Their Ecos. Lab (1)
CHEM 113 General Chemistry I (3)
CHEM 113L General Chemistry I Lab (1)
CHEM 114 General Chemistry II (3)
CHEM 114L General Chemistry II Lab (1)
PHYS 111 Physics for the Life Sciences I (3)
PHYS 111L Physics for the Life Sci. I Lab (1)
PHYS 112 Physics for the Life Sciences II (3)
PHYS 112L Physics for the Life Sci. II Lab (1)
EXSC 101 Introduction to Exercise Science (3)
EXSC 150 Prev., Treatment & Em. Care (3)
EXSC 280 Kinesiology (3)
EXSC 290 Exercise Physiology (3)
EXSC 300 Science of Strength & Conditioning (3)
EXSC 300L Science of Strength & Cond. Lab (1)
EXSC 309 Electrocardiology (3)
EXSC 310 Assessment & Measurements in Ex. (3)
EXSC 310L Assessment & Measurements in Ex. Lab(1)
EXSC 320 Exercise and Special Populations (3)
EXSC 325 Nutrition and the Athlete (3)
EXSC 430 Program Devel. & Prescr. in Ex. and Fitness (3)
EXSC 480 Research & Design I (2)
EXSC 481 Research & Design II (2)
EXSC 499 Field Experience/Internship (3)
PSYC 340 Health Psychology (3)
PSYC 351 Psychopathology (3)

Suggested Curriculum Sequence-Applied Exercise Science

First Year

 

 

 

 

 

Fall

 

 

Spring

 

 

EXSC 101

Introduction to Exercise Science

3

EXSC 150

Prev., Treat., & E. Care of Injuries

3

PHYS 108

Applied Biophysics

3

CHEM 107

General, Organic, and Biochemistry

3

PHYS 108L

Applied Biophysics Lab

1

CHEM 107L

General, Organic, and Biochem. Lab

1

CORE 090

First Year Experience

1

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

17

 

 

16

Second Year

 

 

 

 

 

Fall

 

 

Spring

 

 

EXSC 280

Kinesiology

3

EXSC 245

Principles of Health

3

BIOL 219

Anatomy & Physiology I

3

EXSC 290

Exercise Physiology

3

BIOL 219L

Anatomy & Physiology I Lab

1

BIOL 220

Anatomy & Physiology II

3

CORE

 

3

BIOL 220L

Anatomy & Physiology II Lab

1

CORE

 

3

MATH 126

Introduction to Statistics

3

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

 

 

16

 

 

16

Third Year

 

 

 

 

 

Fall

 

 

Spring

 

 

EXSC 300

Science of S&C

3

EXSC 310

Assessment & Meas. in Ex.

3

EXSC 300L

Science of S&C Lab

1

EXSC 310

Assessment & Meas. in Ex. Lab

1

EXSC 309

Electrocardiology

3

EXSC 320

Exercise and Special Populations

3

CORE

 

3

EXSC 325

Nutrition and the Athlete

3

Elective

 

3

PSYC 340

Health Psychology

3

 

 

 

Elective

 

3

 

 

13

 

 

16

Fourth Year

 

 

 

 

 

Fall

 

 

Spring

 

 

EXSC 430

Program Develop. & Prescr.

3

EXSC 481

Research & Design II

2

EXSC 440

Admin. & Org. for Exercise Fac.

3

EXSC 499

Field Experience/Internship

3

EXSC 480

Research & Design I

2

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

Elective

 

3

Elective

 

3

 

 

14

 

 

14

TOTAL CREDITS: 122

 

Suggested Curriculum Sequence-Exercise Physiology Track

First Year

 

 

 

 

 

Fall

 

 

Spring

 

 

EXSC 101

Introduction to Exercise Science

3

EXSC 150

Prev., Treat., & E. Care of Injuries

3

CHEM 113

General Chemistry I

3

CHEM 114

General Chemistry II

3

CHEM 113L

General Chemistry I Lab

1

CHEM 114L

General Chemistry II Lab

1

CORE 090

First Year Experience

1

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

17

 

 

16

Second Year

 

 

 

 

 

Fall

 

 

Spring

 

 

EXSC 280

Kinesiology

3

EXSC 290

Exercise Physiology

3

BIOL 219

Anatomy & Physiology I

3

BIOL 220

Anatomy & Physiology II

3

BIOL 219L

Anatomy & Physiology I Lab

1

BIOL 220L

Anatomy & Physiology II Lab

1

PHYS 111

Physics for the Life Sciences I

3

PHYS 112

Physics for the Life Sciences II

3

PHYS 111L

Physics for the Life Sciences I Lab

1

PHYS 112L

Physics for the Life Sciences II Lab

1

CORE

 

3

MATH 126

Introduction to Statistics

3

   

14

   

14

Third Year

         

Fall

   

Spring

   

EXSC 300

Science of S&C

3

EXSC 310

Assessment & Meas. in Ex.

3

EXSC 300L

Science of S&C Lab

1

EXSC 310

Assessment & Meas. in Ex. Lab

1

EXSC 309

Electrocardiology

3

EXSC 320

Exercise and Special Populations

3

BIOL 113

Evolution & Diversity

3

EXSC 325

Nutrition and the Athlete

3

BIOL 113L

Evolution & Diversity Lab

1

BIOL 210

Organisms & Their Ecosystems

3

CORE

 

3

BIOL 210L

Organisms & Their Ecosystems Lab

1

CORE

 

3

PSYC 340

Health Psychology

3

   

17

   

17

Fourth Year

         

Fall

   

Spring

   

EXSC 430

Program Develop. & Prescr.

3

EXSC 481

Research & Design II

2

EXSC 480

Research & Design I

2

EXSC 499

Field Experience/Internship

3

PSYCH 351

Psychopathology

3

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

CORE

 

3

   

14

   

14

TOTAL CREDITS: 123