Exercise Science (B.S.) - Professional Track

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Graduates will be able to assess the basic components of fitness, with an understanding of the health and physiological significance of each measurement.
  • Graduates will be able to demonstrate the ability to analyze a biomechanical skill and communicate their findings with an emphasis placed upon performance and injury prevention.
  • Graduates will demonstrate professionalism in an authentic situation and will perform as an entry level professional in the field.
  • Graduates will be able demonstrate the ability to carry about research by designing a research study, collecting data, analyzing data with the proper statistical analysis and also by writing a research style paper.
  • Graduates will show acceptable levels of fitness for professionals in the fields of health and wellness.
  • Graduates will be able to review a specific disease pathology, evaluate specific limitations to exercise and create an effective exercise protocol for that population.

Recommended

Required

Biology8
Anatomy/Physiology I
Anatomy/Physiology I: Lab
Anatomy/Physiology II
Anatomy/Physiology II: Lab
Exercise Science38
First Aid
Foundations of Ex Sci & Sport
H1:DV:Personal/Com Health
Org/Admin of Ex Sci & Sport
Care/Prev of Athletic Injuries
Adv Athletic Injury Management
Physiology of Exercise
Biomechanics
Tests & Meas in Ex Sci & Sport
Exercise Testing and Prescript
Concepts in Exercise Science
Internship
Chemistry4
T1:Gen Org/Biochem I
Gen Org/Biochem I/Lab
Other Requirements9
Nutrition
T1:DV:Human Devel Across Lifes
Statistics
Electives6
Need a total of 6 credit hours
Human Physiology
Sports Psychology
Sport in American Society
Introduction to Research
Introduction to Research
H3:Bioethics
Physiological Psychology
DV:Abnormal Psychology
H1:DV:Medical Sociology
Financ/Managerial Accounting
Total Hours65