Course Requirements

The course requirements listed below apply to those students admitted on or after Fall 2012. Anyone admitted prior to this term should refer to their Analysis of Academic Progress on WESS or see your academic advisor for your official program of study.

 

Required Theory Courses (23 SH)
Number Name Hours
HLTH 101 Personal Health Issues 3
HLTH 150 Principles/Practice of Emergency Care 3
HPEM 199 Orientation to Health/Physical Education professions 1
HPEM 355 Measurement and Evaluation in Health and Physical Education 3
HPEM 356 Management of Health, Physical Education, Athletics and Fitness Programs 3
PEMJ 320 Physiology of Exercise 4
PEMJ 321 Kinesiology 3
PEMJ 324 Basic Motor Learning 3
 
Required Activity Courses (16 SH)
Number Name Hours
PEMJ 131 Fitness Activities 3
EXSC 151 Yoga, Relaxation and Stress Reduction 1
EXSC 231 Fitness Assessment and Exercise Prescription 4
EXSC 233 Aerobic Exercise Leadership 3
EXSC 234 Leadership in Anaerobic Exercise 3
EXSC 300 Practicum in Exercise Science 2
 
Theory Specialization Core (12 SH)
Number Name Hours
EXSC 420 Theories of Strength and Conditioning 3
EXSC 430 Exercise in Special Populations 3
EXSC 475 Cardiac Rehabilitation 3
EXSC 476 Senior Seminar in Exercise Science 3
EXSC 480 Internship in Exercise Science 8-9
 
Collateral Courses (18 SH)
Number Name Hours
CHEM 113 Fundamentals of Chemistry 4
NUFD 182 Nutrition 3
BIOL 244 Anatomy and Physiology I 4
BIOL 245 Anatomy and Physiology II 4
PSYC 101 General Psychology 3
 
Free Electives 7
 
PROGRAM TOTAL: 77 SH