Sep 19, 2019  
2019-2020 General Catalog 
  
2019-2020 General Catalog

Human Movement Science: Exercise Science - BS


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Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services

Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences
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  • For more information about Human Movement Science, see the department website.
  • Following is a sample four-year plan. Please note that student-specific plans may differ.
  • Admitted students must meet with an advisor. Current students should also meet with an advisor and logon to DegreeWorks  to check student-specific program progress.

 

Minimum University Requirements

Total Credits 120

 

Grade Point Average (most majors require higher GPA)

2.00 GPA
Credits of C- or better 100 Credits of upper-division courses (#3000 or above) 40
Total USU Credits 30 Upper-division USU Credits 20
USU Credits within the Major 10 Credits in Minor (if required) 12
Credits in Major see below Credits in American Institutions 3
General Education Requirements   see link University Studies Depth Requirements   see link

NOTES:

  • The highest Math Requirement for this degree is STAT 1040  or higher.
  • GPA Requirement for Graduation: 2.75
  • A minor is not required for this degree, but is strongly encouraged. Please visit with your advisor about career and graduate school options.

 

Admissions Requirements for this Program

New freshmen Admitted to USU in Good Standing

 

Transfer students from other institutions or other programs at USU 2.75 minimum overall GPA

First Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

BIOL 1010: Biology and the Citizen (BLS)   3   or another Biology Professional Development Course CHEM 1010: Introduction to Chemistry (BPS)   3   Or another CHEM Professional Development course
ENGL 1010: Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose (CL1)   3     ENGL 2010: Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode (CL2)   3    
MATH 1050: College Algebra (QL)  , MATH 1100: Calculus Techniques (QL)  , STAT 1040: Introduction to Statistics (QL)  or STAT 1045: Introduction to Statistics with Elements of Algebra (QL)   4  , 3  , 3  or 5   see Math Placement      3  
PEP 2000: Introduction and History of Physical Education   2        3  
Select a PE activity course 1      3  
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Second Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

PEP 3000: Principles of Fitness   3     BIOL 2320: Human Anatomy   4    
PEP 3100: Athletic Injuries   3     Integrated Professional Development course 3  
   3      3  
Breadth Exploration course 3      3  
HPER elective course(s) 3   PE activity course 1  
PE activity course 1        
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Third Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

BIOL 2420: Human Physiology   4     PEP 4100: Exercise Physiology   4    
PEP 3250: Anatomical Kinesiology   3     PEP 4200: Biomechanics (QI)   4    
PEP 4400: Evaluation in Physical Education (QI)   3        3  
Integrated Professional Development course 3   Integrated Professional Development course 2-4  
   3        
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Fourth Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

PEP 5100: Fitness Assessment and Exercise Programs   4     Elective courses 14-18  
Upper Division Elective courses 2-5    
Elective courses 8-9  
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III. Professional Development Courses (17 credits)


IV. Skill Development Courses (must complete at least 3 credits)


Courses in the skill development area may not be repeated for credit.

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