Nov 21, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science


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Minimum required credits for the program: 64-70

Requirements for program (Core plus a Concentration)


 Core: (41 credits)

Students majoring in Exercise Science are required to take MAT 1020 and MAT 2021 for the Mathematics General Education requirement, and BIO 1212 (preferred) or BIO 1210 for the Category 8 (Scientific and Empirical Reasoning) General Education requirement.

Health Fitness - Strength and Conditioning Concentration: (28-29 credits)


Only 3 credits of XSC 4810 or XSC 4820 may be used to fulfill this concentration. XSC 4130 must be taken twice for a total of 4 credits.

Pre-Professional Athletic Training Concentration: (23 credits)


Exercise Science students in the Pre-Professional Athletic Training concentration are required to take PSY 1010 for their Category 1 (Self and Social Interaction) General Education requirement.

Only 3 credits of XSC 4810 may be used to fulfill this concentration.

Pre-Professional Physical Therapy Concentration: (28 credits)


*This concentration satisfies most application requirements for advanced graduate study in Physical Therapy. Some graduate programs require Pre-Calculus and 6 credits of Psychology as pre-requisites.

Exercise Science students in the Pre-Professional Physical Therapy concentration are required to take PSY 1010 or PSY 1050 for their Category 1 (Self and Social Interaction) General Education requirement.

Only 3 credits of XSC 4810 may be used to fulfill this concentration.

Individualized Program of Study Concentration: (23-25 credits)


This unique concentration area is reserved for students seeking advanced study in the field of Exercise Science, such as pre-professional occupational therapy, pre-professional physician assistant, pre-professional nursing, and pre-professional dietetics.

*This concentration satisfies most application requirements for advanced graduate study. Some graduate programs require additional pre-requisites.

In addition to the required courses below, complete 18 credits in Exercise Science. Your faculty advisor must approve all course selections. Only 3 credits of XSC 3810 or XSC 4820 may be used to fulfill this concentration.

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