Exercise Science (B.S.) Major Requirements

(69–72 credit hours)

Course No. Course Title Hours
Core Exercise Science (B.S.) Requirements (69–72 credit hours)
1 CHEM-1000 Principles of Chemistry 5
ESS-1350 Foundations of Exercise and Sport Science 2
ESS-1400 First Aid and Safety Education 2
ESS-2380 Motor Learning and Development 3
ESS-3800 Sport Psychology 3
ESS-3900 Physiology of Exercise 3
ESS-3920 Biomechanics 3
ESS-3940 Structural Kinesiology 3
EXSC-2000 Worksite Observation 0
EXSC-3010 Campus Exercise Science Practicum 1
EXSC-3020 Community Exercise Science Practicum 1
EXSC-3810 Organization and Administration of Exercise Science 3
EXSC-3860 Basic Exercise Testing 4
EXSC-3870 Basic Exercise Prescription 4
EXSC-4600 Research in Exercise Science 3
EXSC-4700 Senior Research 3
EXSC-4880 Exercise Testing and Prescription for Special Populations 3
*EXSC-4990 Internship in Exercise Science 9-12
2 GBIO-2010 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
3 GBIO-2015 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
MAHE-3030 Nutrition 3
MAHE-3100 Drug Education 3

1Satisfies physical science general education requirements

2Satisfies biological science general education requirements

3Counts toward the 16 semester hours of science and mathematics courses required for Bachelor of Science degree

* Capstone Course