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2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog

Exercise Physiology Program


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(123 Hours)

This degree has specialized general studies requirements (see areas III-V). Students should consult with an Exercise Physiology Program adviser along with this catalog. Students enrolled in the Exercise Physiology Program should select an area of concentration from the following: Wellness and Fitness, Nutrition, or Pre-Health Professions. Students considering applying to a graduate health professions school (e.g. PT, OT, PA) assume responsibility for determining appropriate prerequisite courses required for admission.

Students must achieve a C or better in all courses contained in Area III, Area V, program core, and concentrations. If a student earns a D or F in any of these courses the course must be repeated.

All Exercise Physiology Program students must present proof of professional liability insurance in order to enroll in KHP 4498 Internship in Exercise Science. Professional liability insurance may be purchased through the College of Health and Human Services, and must be maintained in force through completion of the internship.

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†Students considering applying to a graduate health professionsschool (e.g. PT, OT, PA) should take MTH 1114 - Pre-Calculus Trigonometry  

Area IV (12 Hours)


†For students with a concentration in Wellness/Fitness or Nutrition select nine (9) hours:

For students with a concentration in Pre-Health Professions take the following nine (9) hours:


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†Students applying to a graduate health professions school (e.g.PT, OT, PA) may also need to take ANT 2200 - Anthropology  

For students with a concentration in Wellness and Fitness take the following eight (8) hours:


Take one of the following three (3) hours and one (1) hour course combinations:


For Students with a concentration in Nutrition take the following eight (8) hours:


For students with a concentration in Pre-Health Professions take the following eight (8) hours:


Select one (1) of the following:


Note


†It is the responsibility of the student to obtain a sufficient number of observation hours required to seek certification (e.g. ACSM Clinical Exercise Specialist) or gain entry into a graduate health professional school (e.g. PT, OT, PA).

Select one Exercise Science Program concentration:


Take one of the following three (3) hours and one (1) hour course combinations:


Pre-Health Professions Concentration (20 Hours)


Take one of the following three (3) hours and one (1) hour course combinations:


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