Exercise Sciences
 

Exercise & Wellness

Exercise & Wellness
BS
Hours59.5 Credit Hours
MAPMajor Academic Plan

Program Requirements

Complete the senior exit interview.
requirement 1 Complete 6 courses
Prerequisites to the exercise and wellness core:
requirement 2 Complete 5 courses
Required core courses:
requirement 3 Complete 4.0 hours from the following course(s)
Required core course:
requirement 4 Complete 24.0 hours from the following option(s)
Electives:
option 4.1 Complete up to 24.0 hours from the following course(s)
Complete a minimum of 18 hours from the following:
option 4.2 Complete up to 6.0 hours from the following course(s)
Complete up to 6 hours from the following:
Program Outcomes: 

Exercise and Wellness Knowledge

Demonstrate competency in skills and abilities relating to stress management, chronic disease prevention, anatomy, exercise physiology, appraising health and fitness, worksite wellness program component design, healthy diet, and weight management.

Health Assessment, Evaluation, and Prescription

Conduct fitness assessments, write exercise prescriptions, evaluate health behaviors/health outcomes, and risk factors for disease and physical dysfunction.

Career and Professional Preparation

Demonstrate an understanding of current ethical concerns in the profession and demonstrate interview skills to become a professional and secure employment in an Exercise and Wellness related area or continue in graduate studies in Exercise and Wellness.