Standard Curriculum:

COURSETITLES.H.
General Education Requirements9
Core Competencies
Writing 1
Writing 2
Communication Foundations
Mathematics Requirement5-7
Algebra and Transcendental Function
OR
College Algebra
and Trigonometry
Arts and Humanities6
Natural Sciences9
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 1 Laboratory
Fundamentals of Physics 1
Social Sciences6
General Psychology
Social and Personal Awareness6
Normal Nutrition
General Education Elective2
Introduction to Kinesiology and Sport Science (FYE Course)
Required Courses (54 s.h.)
KSS 1559Aerobic Conditioning Activities2
KSS 1560Resistance Training2
KSS 15XX Activity Elective1
KSS 2605Sports First Aid and Injury Prevention3
KSS 2625Pedagogical Aspects of Exercise Science3
KSS 3700Exercise Testing and Prescription 14
KSS 3705Statistics Research in Exercise Science3
KSS 3710Physiology of Exercise4
KSS 3710LPhysiology of Exercise Laboratory1
KSS 3720Kinesiology and Applied Anatomy4
KSS 3720LKinesiology and Applied Anatomy Laboratory1
KSS 3730Exercise Testing and Prescription 24
KSS 3760Strength Training and Conditioning3
KSS 4805Administration of Exercise Programs3
KSS 4810Exercise Testing and Prescription 34
KSS 4875Exercise Counseling and Behavioral Strategies4
KSS 4880Internship8
Required support course. Credit hours do not count as part of the major (13 s.h.)
BIOL 2601
2601L
General Biology: Molecules and Cells
and General Biology: Molecules and Cells Laboratory
4
BIOL 2602
2602L
General Biology: Organisms and Ecology
and General Biology: Organisms and Ecology Laboratory
4
BIOL 3705Introduction to Human Gross Anatomy4
BIOL 3705LIntroduction to Human Gross Anatomy Laboratory0
BIOL 3730Human Physiology4
BIOL 3730LHuman Physiology Laboratory1
Requires an additional 60 credit hours during the senior year upon acceptance to the MAT program30
Total Semester Hours: 120 - 122

3 + 2 Curriculum

Plan of Study Grid
Year 1
FallS.H.
KSS 1500-Level Activity Elective 1
MATH 1513 Algebra and Transcendental Function 5
ENGL 1550 Writing 1 3
CMST 1545 Communication Foundations 3
KSS 1595 Introduction to Kinesiology and Sport Science 2
KSS 1559 Aerobic Conditioning Activities 2
 Semester Hours16
Spring
KSS 1560 Resistance Training 2
CHEM 1515
1515L
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 1 Laboratory
4
ENGL 1551 Writing 2 3
KSS 2625 Pedagogical Aspects of Exercise Science 3
BIOL 2601
2601L
General Biology: Molecules and Cells
and General Biology: Molecules and Cells Laboratory
4
 Semester Hours16
Year 2
Fall
BIOL 2602
2602L
General Biology: Organisms and Ecology
and General Biology: Organisms and Ecology Laboratory
4
PHYS 1501 Fundamentals of Physics 1 4
PHYS 1501L Fundamentals of Physics Laboratory 1 1
KSS 3700 Exercise Testing and Prescription 1 4
PSYC 1560 General Psychology 3
A&H Elective 3
 Semester Hours19
Spring
BIOL 3730 Human Physiology 4
BIOL 3730L Human Physiology Laboratory 1
KSS 3720 Kinesiology and Applied Anatomy 4
KSS 3720L Kinesiology and Applied Anatomy Laboratory 1
FNUT 1551 Normal Nutrition 3
KSS 2605 Sports First Aid and Injury Prevention 3
KSS 3705 Statistics Research in Exercise Science 3
 Semester Hours19
Year 3
Fall
KSS 3710 Physiology of Exercise 4
KSS 3710L Physiology of Exercise Laboratory 1
A&H Elective 3
KSS 4875 Exercise Counseling and Behavioral Strategies 4
KSS 3730 Exercise Testing and Prescription 2 4
 Semester Hours16
Spring
KSS 4810 Exercise Testing and Prescription 3 4
KSS 3760 Strength Training and Conditioning 3
BIOL 3705
3705L
Introduction to Human Gross Anatomy
and Introduction to Human Gross Anatomy Laboratory
4
SS Elective 3
SPA Elective 3
 Semester Hours17
Year 4
Fall
Graduate level courses will begin in year four.  
MAT 6900 Basic Athletic Training Laboratory 1
MAT 6910 Clinical Practicum 1 4
MAT 6915 Evaluation and Management of Lower Extremity Injuries 4
MAT 5865 Functional Human Gross Anatomy 4
 Semester Hours13
Spring
MAT 6935 Athletic Training Organization and Administration 3
MAT 6920 Therapeutic Modalities 4
MAT 6925 Evaluation and Management of Upper Extremity Injuries 4
MAT 6930 Clinical Practicum 2 4
Students receive BSAS at end of year four.  
 Semester Hours15
Year 5
Summer
MAT 6905 Psychosocial Aspects of Athletic Injuries 2
MAT 6950 Evidence-Based Practice/Research 3
MAT 6965 Advanced Perspectives 2
 Semester Hours7
Fall
MAT 6940 Therapeutic Exercise 4
MAT 6945 General Medical Conditions 3
MAT 6960 Clinical Practicum 3 4
MAT 6985 Capstone Project 1 2
 Semester Hours13
Spring
MAT 6970 Pharmacology 3
MAT 6975 Advanced Seminar 3
MAT 6980 Clinical Practicum 4 4
MAT 6990 Capstone Project 2 2
Students receive MAT at end of year five.  
 Semester Hours12
 Total Semester Hours163