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.
*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.