Pre-Professional Exercise Science B.S.

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

College of ED & Human Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 90-93

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2017-2018

General Education Requirements

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

Summary


Major Lower Division Departmental Required Courses13
Outside Major Lower Division Required Courses56-62
Major Upper Division Departmental Required Courses22-25
Outside Major Upper Division Required Courses8-16
Elective Courses18
Total Hours117-134

Major Lower Division Departmental Required Courses

Rule: All courses are required.

Note: Students should take ECP 120, ECP 121 within two years of graduation in order to ensure current certification. Students may also substitute outside Emergency Medical Responder Certification for these courses.

ECP 120Emergency Medical Responder Lecture3
ECP 121Emergency Medical Responder Lab1
KIN 201Basic Exercise Prescription3
KIN 205Foundations of HHP3
NUTR 221NBasic Human Nutrition3
Total Hours13

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Outside Major Lower Division Required Courses

Rule: All courses are required.

Notes: Students interested in Medical or Dental School should replace CHMY 121N, CHMY 123 and CHMY 124 with CHMY 141N, 142N,221/222 and 223/224.  Students interested in Physical Therapy or other graduate medical professions generally take CHMY 121N, 123 and 124, but you should talk to the HHP advisors prior to starting your chemistry series

Chose one of the following courses:3-5
Principles of Living Systems
Princpls Biological Diversity
and Princpls Biological Dvrsty Lab
Human Anat Phys II Lab
The Biology of Behavior
Select one of the Chemistry sequences:
General Chemistry:8-9
Introduction to General Chemistry
Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry
and Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry Lab
College Chemistry:18
College Chemistry I
College Chemistry II
Organic Chemistry I
and Organic Chemistry I Lab
Organic Chemistry II
and Organic Chemistry II Lab
COMX 111AIntro to Public Speaking3
Select one of the following:4-6
College Algebra
and College Trigonometry
Precalculus
M 162Applied Calculus4
M 171Calculus I4
Select one of the following physics sequences:
Algebra- and Trigonometry-based:
College Physics I
and College Physics I Laboratory
College Physics II
and College Physics II Laboratory
Calculus-based:
Fund of Physics w/Calc I
and Physics Laboratory I w/Calc
Fund of Physics w/Calc II
and Physics Laboratory II w/Calc
PSYX 100SIntro to Psychology3
Select one of the following:3-4
Introduction to Statistics (must be pre-approved by advisor)
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)
WRIT 101College Writing I3
WRIT 121Intro to Technical Writing3
or WRIT 201 College Writing II
Total Hours56-62

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Major Upper Division Departmental Required Courses

Rule: All courses are required.

HTH 475ELegal and Ethical Issues Health and Exercise Professions3
KIN 320Exercise Physiology3
KIN 321Exercise Physiology Lab1
KIN 330Motor Learning and Control3
KIN 447Analytical & Communicative Techniques3
or AHAT 342 Therapeutic Interventions
KIN 460ECG Assessment2
KIN 483Exercise Disease & Aging3
KIN 484Exercise Disease & Aging Lab1
KIN 498Internship3-6
or KIN 499 Capstone
Total Hours22-25

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Outside Major Upper Division Required Courses

Rule: All courses are required.

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

Students who take the BIOH 201/202 and BIOH 211/212 Anatomy and Physiology series may need to take additional upper division credits, beyond the courses required in this concentration, to meet the university of Montana requirement of 39 upper division credits for graduation.

Choose one of the following Anatomy and Physiology sequences8-16
UM courses
Human AP I for Health Profsns
Human AP II for Health Profsns
Missoula College courses
Human Anat Phys I (equiv 301)
and Human Anat and Phys I Lab
Human Anat Phys II (equiv 311)
and Human Anat Phys II Lab
Total Hours8-16

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Elective Courses

Rule: Electives require adviser pre-approval.

Students must complete 18 elective credit hours in addition to the list of lower and upper division courses above.  Students who complete the BIOH 365/370 Anatomy and Physiology series will need an additional 7-10 upper division credit hours and students who complete the BIOH 201/202 and BIOH 211/212 for their Anatomy and Physiology will require an additional 15-18 upper division credits.  You should use your elective courses to meet the additional prerequisite course requirements of graduate programs you are interested in attending.

Minimum Required Grade: C-