Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
The exercise and sport science degree provide a science-based curriculum for improving human performance that’s appropriate for a variety of graduate professional programs, such as nursing, occupational therapy, physician assistant, physical therapy, athletic training or medical school. Students develop application skills for sport and fitness activities, assessment and evaluation of various populations and fitness levels, and human movement systems from subdisciplines of kinesiology.
The AGRADE program is available to academically strong students completing their undergraduate degree. This allows students to begin master's degree coursework while simultaneously completing their bachelor's degree. Students have the opportunity to complete the requirements for both degrees in an accelerated timeline. For requirements and course information, refer to the academic bulletin.
For students whose undergraduate major is in Exercise and Sport Science, the AGRADE graduate program options are: Athletic Training; Community Health; Exercise and Sport Science; Health and Physical Education Teaching; and Sports Administration.
The Exercise and Sport Science program requires a total of 61 semester credits. Required courses total 40 semester credits. An additional 21 semester hours (minimum) are completed with approved elective courses. Students in this program complete an individualized Plan of Work with their advisor and the Exercise and Sport Science Advising Guide.
Fall Semester Year 1
|General Education Civic Literature Inquiry||3/4|
|General Education Quantitative Experience||3|
|PSY 1010 or 1020 (NSI)||3/4|
|Gen Ed Wayne Experience||1|
Winter Semester Year 1
|Intermediate Composition Courses||3|
|BIO 1050 (Natural Science Inquiry)||3|
Fall Semester Year 2
|BIO 1510 (NSIL) Pre-Req. BIO 1050)||4|
|HE 3440 (Pre-Req. HE 2310)||3|
Winter Semester Year 2
|BIO 2870 (Pre-Req: BIO 1510)||5|
|Global Learning Inquiry||3|
Fall Semester Year 3
|KIN 3550 (Pre-Req: ICN)||3|
|PHY 1020 or PHY 2130||3|
Winter Semester Year 3
|KIN 6300 (Pre-Req: BIO 2870, KIN 1991, QE, & 2.5 GPA||3|
|KIN 5523 or KIN 5520 (Pre-Req: PSY 1010 or higher & ICN)||3|
Fall Semester Year 4
|KIN 6320 (Pre-Req: KIN 6300)||3|
|KIN 3580 (Pre-Req: BIO 2870, KIN 1991, QE, & 2.5 GPA||3|
Winter Semester Year 4
|KIN 5350 Internship (Pre-Req: KIN 6320, LFA 2330)||4|
|KIN 6100 (Pre-Req: KIN 6300) or KIN 6120 (Pre-Req: KIN 6300 & KIN 3580)||2/3|
Total credits for degree - 120
Students may pursue Departmental Honors in Kinesiology – Exercise and Sport Science Degree. A minimum 3.30 cumulative GPA and additional coursework are required. For more information, please discuss with your academic advisor.
Exercise & Sport Science - Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
The undergraduate program is accredited by the Committee on Accreditation for the Exercise Sciences (CoAES).
Lecturer and program coordinator
Primary Advisors in Academic Services
Last Names A-K
Academic services officer III
Last Names L-Z
Academic services officer II
Kinesiology Health and Sport Studies