Exercise Science A.S.

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Exercise Science A.S.

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Total Credit Hours: 63-64 credits

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Subject Course Title Credits
General Education Requirements (27 credits)
Mathematics MAT 158 College Algebra* 4
Communications ENG 101 English Composition I* 3
ENG 102 English Composition II* 3
COM 101 or Oral Communication or 3
COM 110 Interpersonal Communication**
Social Science HIS 101 or US History to 1877  3
HIS 102 or US History Since 1877 
HIS 115 or US History Since 1945 
HIS 270 or History of Missouri 
POL 101 or American Government 
POL 102 U.S. History or American Government
Natural Science BIO 250A/250B Anatomy & Physiology I with Lab 4
CHM 101/103 Introduction to Chemistry with Lab 4
Elective+ Humanities or Social Sciences Elective 3
Core Course Requirements (33 credits)
Physical Education PHE 210 First-Aid/Safety 3
PHE 215 Personal Wellness 2
PHE 230 Concepts: Health 2
PHE 250 Foundations of PE, Health & Sport 3
PHE 255 History & Philosophy of PE & Sport 3
PHE 270 Sociological Aspects of PE & Sport 3
PHE 275 Psychological Aspects of Physical Education & Sport 3
Physical Activity Courses (1 hour each semester) 4
Exercise Science BIO 251A/251B Anatomy & Physiology II with Lab 4
PHE 260 Kinesiology 3
PHE 240 or Nutrition for Weight Management  3
PHE 245 or Nutrition for Sports Performance 
BIO 280 Nutrition Pathways
Electives** (3-4 credits)
PHY 150/153 General Physics I with Lab 4
MAT 175 Introductory Statistics 3
Total Required Hours: 63-64 credits

+ Humanities/Social Science Electives – Typical social science courses include history, political science, sociology, psychology, and economics. Humanities courses typically include literature, philosophy and non-applied art, music and theater courses.

Check transfer school's requirements before choosing these courses.

* The Academic Skills Assessment or appropriate ACT scores are required before enrolling in math or English courses.

** Check with transfer institution to see which course is required for the desired physical education degree.

Per College policy Individual students may be required to take COL 101.

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