Exercise Science - Applied B.S.

Bachelor of Science - Health & Human Performance; Exercise Science - Applied Concentration

Phyllis J. Washington College of Education and Human Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 93-96

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2018-2019

General Education Requirements

Information regarding these requirements can be found in the General Education Section of the catalog. 


Lower-Division Departmental Required Courses12
Outside Major Lower-Division Required Courses33-36
Upper-Division Departmental Required Courses22
Outside Major Upper-Division Required Courses8
Elective Courses18
Total Hours93-96

Lower-Division Departmental Required Courses

Note: Students should take ECP 120 within two years of graduation in order to ensure current certification. Students may substitute outside Emergency Medical Responder Certification for these courses.

Complete all of the following courses:
ECP 120Emergency Medical Responder Lecture3
KIN 201Basic Exercise Prescription3
KIN 205Foundations of HHP3
NUTR 221NBasic Human Nutrition3
Total Hours12

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Outside Major Lower-Division Required Courses

Note: Students interested in Medical School should pay special attention to those additional requirements. Please meet with the Medical School Adviser in the HHP Department if you intend to also major in Pre-Medical studies.

Complete all of the following courses:
BIOB 160NPrinciples of Living Systems3
CHMY 121NIntroduction to General Chemistry3
CHMY 123Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry4
CHMY 124Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry Lab2
COMX 111AIntroduction to Public Speaking3
PHSX 205NCollege Physics I4
PHSX 206NCollege Physics I Laboratory1
PSYX 100SIntro to Psychology3
Complete one of the following:4-6
College Algebra
and College Trigonometry
Complete one of the following:3-4
Introduction to Statistics
Psychological Statistics (must be pre-approved by advisor)
Social Statistics (must be pre-approved by advisor)
Intro to Biostatistics (must be pre-approved by advisor)
Statistical Procedures in Educ (must be pre-approved by advisor)
Total Hours30-33

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Upper-Division Departmental Required Courses

Complete all of the following courses:
HTH 475ELegal and Ethical Issues Health and Exercise Professions3
KIN 320Exercise Physiology3
KIN 321Exercise Physiology Lab1
KIN 330Motor Learning and Control3
KIN 425Biomechanics3
KIN 447Analytical & Communicative Techniques3
KIN 498Internship3
NUTR 411Nutrition For Sports & Exercise3
Total Hours22

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Outside Major Upper-Division Required Courses

Note: It is strongly recommended that students take either BIOH 112 OR BIOH 113 OR BIOB 160N prior to taking Anatomy and Physiology.

Complete one of the following Anatomy and Physiology Sequences:8
University of Montana - Mountain Campus
Human AP I for Health Profsns
and Human AP II for Health Profsns
Missoula College
Human Anat Phys I (equiv 301)
and Human Anat Phys II (equiv 311)
Total Hours8

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Elective Courses

Complete the following elective credits:18
Electives require adviser pre-approval. Students may use any pre-approved Math and Science Elective courses in this category. At least 3 must be Upper Division Credits. Special care should be taken if BIOH 201N/BIOH 202N and BIOH 211N/BIOH 212N were used for Anatomy and Physiology requirements, as more Upper Division Credits may need to be used in this category.

Minimum Required Grade: C-