Exercise Science (B.S.) Pre-Athletic Training

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

Biology14
BIO 101T1:Principles of Biology I3
BIO 101LPrinciples of Biology I: Lab1
BIO 200Medical Terminology2
BIO 209Anatomy/Physiology I3
BIO 209LAnatomy/Physiology I: Lab1
BIO 210Anatomy/Physiology II3
BIO 210LAnatomy/Physiology II: Lab1
Chemistry4
CHEM 109T1:Gen Org/Biochem I3
CHEM 109LGen Org/Biochem I/Lab1
Exercise Science36-37
EXS 261First Aid2
EXS 262Foundations of Ex Sci & Sport3
EXS 263H1:DV:Personal/Com Health3
EXS 264Org/Admin of Ex Sci & Sport3
EXS 362Care/Prev of Athletic Injuries3
EXS 363Adv Athletic Injury Management3
EXS 381Physiology of Exercise3
EXS 385Biomechanics3
EXS 464Tests & Meas in Ex Sci & Sport3
EXS 474Exercise Testing and Prescript3
EXS 484Concepts in Exercise Science3
EXS 494Internship3
EXS 498Introduction to Research1-2
or EXS 499 Introduction to Research
Other Requirements19
MATH 155Elementary Functions I3
MATH 156Elementary Functions II3
MATH 221Statistics3
NS 207Nutrition3
PHYS 101Principles of Physics I3
PHYS 101LPrinciples of Physics I: Lab1
PSYC 120T1:Principles of Psychology3
Electives (choose 2 from the following)6
Interpersonal Communication
Sports Psychology
Sport in American Society
H3:Bioethics
T1:DV:Human Devel Across Lifes
H1:DV:Medical Sociology
Total Hours79-80