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General Education Requirements9
Core Competencies
Writing 1
Writing 2
Communication Foundations
Mathematics Requirement5-7
Algebra and Transcendental Function
College Algebra
and Trigonometry
Arts and Humanities6
Natural Sciences9
Introduction to Human Gross Anatomy
and Introduction to Human Gross Anatomy Laboratory
Human Physiology
and Human Physiology Laboratory
Social Sciences6
General Psychology
Social & Personal Awareness6
Normal Nutrition
General Education Elective4
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 1 Laboratory
Required Courses (56 s.h.)
HPES 1559Aerobic Conditioning Activities2
HPES 1560Resistance Training1
HPES 15XX Activity Elective1
HPES 1595Introduction to Human Performance and Exercise Science2
HPES 2605Sports First Aid and Injury Prevention3
HPES 2625Pedagogical Aspects of Exercise Science3
HPES 3700Exercise Testing and Prescription 14
HPES 3705Statistics and Research Design in Exercise Science3
HPES 3710Physiology of Exercise4
HPES 3710LPhysiology of Exercise Laboratory1
HPES 3720Kinesiology and Applied Anatomy3
HPES 3720LKinesiology and Applied Anatomy Laboratory1
HPES 3730Exercise Testing and Prescription 24
HPES 3760Strength Training and Conditioning3
HPES 4805Administration of Exercise Programs4
HPES 4810Exercise Testing and Prescription 35
HPES 4875Exercise Counseling and Behavioral Strategies4
HPES 4880Internship8
Required support course; credit hours do not count as part of the major:5
Fundamentals of Physics 1
Fundamentals of Physics Laboratory 1
Required support courses. 16
General Biology: Molecules and Cells
and General Biology: Molecules and Cells Laboratory
General Biology: Organisms and Ecology
and General Biology: Organisms and Ecology Laboratory
General Chemistry 2
and General Chemistry 2 Laboratory
Fundamentals of Physics 2
and Fundamentals of Physics Laboratory 2
Total Semester Hours122-124