2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Aug 18, 2019  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Exercise Science (B.S.) - L


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 and Computing in the World (NMCW) GECC requirement, and BIO 1212  (preferred) or BIO 1210  for the Natural & Physical Worlds (NNPW) GECC 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 Being in the World: Society & Behavior (NBEW) GECC 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 prerequisites.

Exercise Science students in the Pre-Professional Physical Therapy concentration are required to take PSY 1010  or PSY 2070  for their Being in the World: Society & Behavior (NBEW) GECC 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.