Exercise Science for Health Professions BS

Major Requirements

A major in exercise science for health professions consists of:

BIOL 222Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professions I

3

and

BIOL 222LAnatomy and Physiology for Health Professions I Lab

1

and

BIOL 223Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professions II

3

and

BIOL 223LAnatomy and Physiology for Health Professions II Lab

1

or

BIOL 322Human Anatomy & Physiology I

3

and

BIOL 322LHuman Anatomy & Physiology/Lab

1

and

BIOL 323Human Anatomy & Physiology II

3

and

BIOL 323LHuman Anatomy & Physiology II/Lab

1

 

CHEM 130General Chemistry I/Lecture

3

CHEM 130LGeneral Chemistry I/Lab

1

CHEM 131General Chemistry II/Lecture

3

CHEM 131LGeneral Chemistry II/Lab

1

HEPR 150Introduction to Health Professions

1

HEPR 220Medical Terminology

3

HHP 308Physiology of Exercise

3

HHP 336Biomechanics

3

 

MATH 123Elementary Statistics

3

or

MATH 221Integrated Statistical Analysis

4

or

MATH 223Applied Statistics and Data Analysis

3

 

MATH 139Trigonometry

3

or

MATH 140Precalculus

4

 

PHYS 250General Physics I/Lecture

3

PHYS 250LGeneral Physics I/Lab

1

PHYS 251General Physics II/Lecture

3

PHYS 251LGeneral Physics II/Lab

1

PSYC 100General Psychology

3

PSYC 233Abnormal Psychology

3

In addition, students will need to complete the first year of the graduate program in physical therapy, athletic training, or 24 semester hours from the following undergraduate courses, six hours of required coursework and 18 hours of electives:

Required:

HHP 484Research in Health and Human Performance

variable

HHP 485Experiential Learning in Health and Human Performance

variable

Electives:

HEPR 205Human Nutrition

3

HHP 200Perceptual Motor Development and Learning

3

HHP 325Research Methods in Health and Human Performance

3

HHP 465Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Practicum

1 to 2

SCON 220Foundations of Personal Training

2

SCON 221Practical Applications in Personal Training

2

SCON 241Structural Anatomy

3

SCON 360Foundations in Strength and Conditioning

3

SCON 361Exercise Prescription for Special Populations

3

SCON 470Strength and Conditioning I

3

SCON 471Strength and Conditioning II

3

PSYC 208Lifespan Development

3

If completing the major with graduate work in the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program (3+3 program), the bachelor's degree will be awarded after completion of the first year of the graduate-level course work. Students enrolled in the DPT 3+3 program must complete a minimum of 93.5 undergraduate hours and a minor in a complimentary area of study. Students wishing to enter University of Findlay’s DPT program must also complete PSYC 208, a prerequisite for admission into the graduate program.

If completing the major with graduate work in the Master of Athletic Training (MAT) program (3+2 program), the bachelor's degree will be awarded after completion of the first year of the graduate-level course work. Students enrolled in the MAT 3+2 program must complete a minimum of 90 undergraduate hours.