Course Requirements – Exercise Sports Science

Suggested Course Sequence

FRESHMAN / Fall

  • GECC Area I – Faith and Reason 100/200
  • EXSC 101: Foundations in Exercise Sports Science
  • GECC Area III – ENG 101: College Writing and Research I
  • FYE 100: Freshman Year Experience I
  • GECC Area VII – BIO 103: General Biology I with Lab

FRESHMAN / Spring

  • GECC Area V – ENG 102: College Writing and Research II
  • GECC Area VII – MATH 160: College Algebra
  • GECC Area V – LS 100: Architecture of Information
  • BIO 104: General Biology II with Lab
  • GECC Area VI – CS 103: Intro to Adv. Computer Applications
  • FYE 101: Freshman Year Experience II

SOPHOMORE / Fall

  • GECC Area II – Ethics, Values and Truth
  • EXSC 102: Principles of Health Nutrition and Weight Management
  • GECC Area III – Communication and Expression
  • BIO 205: Anatomy and Physiology I with Lab
  • GECC Area IV – Critical and Analytical Thinking

SOPHOMORE / Spring

  • GECC Area VIII – Global Consciousness I
  • EXSC 201: Health and Fitness
  • GECC Liberal Arts 1 – PSYC 101: Introduction to Psychology
  • BIO 206: Anatomy and Physiology II with Lab
  • GECC Liberal Arts 2 – MATH 161: Pre-Calculus

JUNIOR / Fall

  • GECC Area I – RELS 303: Religion and Psychology
  • EXSC 205: Exercise Physiology with Lab
  • GECC Area VIII – Global Consciousness II
  • CHEM 103: General Chemistry I with Lab

JUNIOR / Spring

  • CHEM 104: General Chemistry II with Lab
  • EXSC 210: Principles of Strength Training and Conditioning
  • PHYS 103: General Physics I with Lab
  • GECC Liberal Arts 3

SENIOR / Fall

  • MGT 230: Introduction to Sports Management
  • EXSC 340: Therapeutic Principles
  • BIO 311: Cell and Molecular Biology with Lab
  • Major-related Elective I
  • EXSC 310: Exercise Biomechanics

SENIOR / Spring

  • EXSC 320: Stress Assessment and Exercise Prescriptions with Lab
  • Major-related Elective
  • EXSC 450: Research in Exercise Sports Science
  • General Elective or Internship (optional)
  • EXSC 452: Internship