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Bachelor of Science
Exercise Science

Area A Essential Skills                                   Required Hours: 9
ENGL 1101 (with a grade of "C" or better)
ENGL 1102 (with a grade of "C" or better)
Select one of the following courses:
MATH 1101/1111/1113/1125/1131

Area B Institutional Options                         Required Hours: 4-5
COMM 1110
Select two of the following courses:
ITDS 2726/ITDS 2727/ITDS 2735/ITDS 2746/ITDS 2748/ITDS 2749/ITDS 2755
Select one of the following courses:
EURO 2105/LEAD 1705/LIBR 1105/POLS 2401/Foreign Language 1001, 1002, 2001, or 2002/Any Area C-E course with a study abroad component.
Note: the extra hour may be used as an elective.

Area C Humanities/Fine Arts                        Required Hours: 6
Select one of the following humanities courses:
ENGL 2111/ENGL 2112/ITDS 1145*/ITDS 1155/ PHIL 1105
Select one of the following fine arts courses: ARTH 1100/ITDS 1145*/MUSC 1100/THEA 1100
*ITDS 1145, though listed under both humanities and fine arts, may be taken only once.

Area D Science/Math/Technology               Required Hours: 10-11
Select one science course with a lab; the other course may be lab or non-lab:
ANTH 1145 (no lab); ASTR 1105/1305 (lab optional); ASTR 1106/1305; BIOL 1215 (lab included); BIOL 1125 (no lab); BIOL 1225 (lab included); CHEM 1151/1151L; CHEM 1152/1152L; CHEM 1211/1211L; CHEM 1212/1212L; ENVS 1105 (no lab); GEOL 1110 (no lab); GEOL 1112/1112L; GEOL 1121 (lab included); GEOL 1122/1322; GEOL 2225 (lab included); ITDS 1215 (lab included); PHYS 1111/1311; PHYS 1112/1312; PHYS 1125/1325 (lab optional); PHYS 2211/2311; PHYS 2212/2312
Select one of the following courses or a science course from above:
CPSC 1105; CPSC 1301/1301L; MATH 1113; MATH 1125; MATH 1131; MATH 1132; MATH 1165; MATH 2125; PHIL 2115; STAT 1127

Area E Social Sciences                                 Required Hours: 12
Select one course from the following two courses:
HIST 2111
HIST 2112
Take the following course:
POLS 1101
Select one behavioral science course from the following courses:
ECON 2105/ECON 2106/PHIL 2135/PSYC 1101/SOCI 1101
Select one world cultures course from the following courses:
ANTH 1105/ANTH 1107/ANTH 2105/ANTH 2136/ENGL 2136/GEOG 1101/HIST 1111/HIST 1112/ITDS 1146/ITDS 1156
Wellness Requirement                                 Required Hours: 3
PELM 1205
Select any one PEDS course.

Area F Courses Related to Major                Required Hours: 18
BIOL 2221 Human Anatomy and Physiology 1 
BIOL 2222 Human Anatomy and Physiology 2 
EXSC 2105 Weight Control 
ITDS 2106 Medical Terminology 
Select one math/science elective (Advisor Approval Required)
Select one general elective (Advisor Approval Required)

Area G Program Requirements                   Required Hours: 41
PELM 2345 Emergency Care and First Aid 
EXSC 3135 Kinesiology 
EXSC 4131 Basic Exercise Physiology 
EXSC 4132 Clinical Exercise Physiology 
EXSC 4135 Exercise Risk Identification 
EXSC 4137 Nutritional Bases Human Perform
EXSC 4146 Testing, Measurement, and Evaluation 
EXSC 4337 Nutritional Bases Human Perf Lab 
EXSC 4698 Internship 
EXSC 5135 Prog Design in Exercise Science
CPSC 1105 Technological Solutions
Select one of the following two courses:
EXSC 3137 Introduction to Exercise Electrocardiography
EXSC 4139 Exercise Prescription for Special Populations

Area H Program Electives                          Required Hours: 19
Advisor Approval Required. Students must have a minimum of 39 semester hours numbered 3000 or above.

Total Hours Required: 123

NOTE: A grade of "C" or better is required of all EXSC courses used for graduation.


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