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OTHER UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS OFFERED

The College of Education offers one undergraduate program leading to the bachelor of science in education degree that is not for the preparation of teachers. This program requires the completion of a minimum of 120 semester hours in prescribed and elective courses, as set forth in this catalog, and the achievement of the College's minimum standards of scholarship.

PROGRAM IN EXERCISE AND SPORT SCIENCE (NON-CERTIFICATION) (HPES)

Associate Professor Mark Richardson (Office: 208 Moore Hall) and
Associate Professor Matthew Green (Office: 200 Moore Hall)

This program offered by the Department of Kinesiology requires the completion of 120 semester hours as specified below and leads to the bachelor of science in education degree. The program does not lead to professional certification as a teacher. A prospective exercise and sport science student must (a) complete 45 hours of applicable courses toward the degree, and (b) have at least a 2.0 GPA before taking upper division (300-level or above) courses in the program of study.

CourseHours
General Studies 50
See general studies requirements, pp. 181–182. The following exceptions apply:
 
Area II: Student may substitute a different Area II course for the public-speaking requirement.
Area III: BSC 109 should be taken to meet prerequisite requirements. For students selecting the preprofessional concentration, BSC 114 and BSC 115 should be taken instead of BSC 109. Students selecting the preprofessional concentration should complete MATH 112 to meet prerequisite requirements.
Area IV: Students selecting the business concentration should complete EC 110 to meet prerequisite requirements. Students selecting the preprofessional concentration should complete PY 101 to meet prerequisite requirements.
 
Kinesiological core 34
All students in the major must complete the kinesiological core.
 
BSC 215 Human Anatomy and Physiology I4
BSC 216 Human Anatomy and Physiology II4
HAT 272 First Aid, Safety, and CPR2
HPE 199 Ecological Approach to Health and Fitness 3
HPE 300 Foundations of Human Performance3
HPE 362 Motor Development3
HPE 365 Applied Biomechanics3
HPE 366 Evaluation and Measurement3
HPE 464 Administration of Physical Education and Sport3
HPE 468 Adapted Physical Education (W)3
HPE 492 Physiology of Exercise3
 
Kinesiological concentrations 36–43
Students in the major must select three of the following concentrations for in-depth study or the preprofessional concentration plus one additional concentration. This should be discussed with an advisor in the Department of Kinesiology.
 
Fitness concentration15
HPE 387 Field Experience in Kinesiology3
HPE 493 Fitness Appraisal and Exercise Prescription3
HPE 488 Internship in Physical Education9–12
 
Nutrition concentration12
NHM 101 Introduction to Human Nutrition3
NHM 210 Dynamics of Weight Control3
NHM 315 Nutrition for Performance3
NHM 401 Nutrition for Health Professionals3
 
Business concentration12–13
Select 12–13 hours from the following courses:
AC 210 Introduction to Accounting4
APR 230 Introduction to Public Relations for Non-Majors3
EC 110 Principals of Microeconomics3
LGS 200 Legal Environment of Business3
HES 460 Sports Management3
 
Coaching/Sport Skill concentration12
Select 12 hours from the following courses while noting the following rules: Students opting for this concentration may take up to three 3-hour coaching theory (HCA) courses at the 300 level or above. Students may also take a maximum of six different 1-hour leisure activity (HPL) courses to fulfill this concentration.
 
HCA courses0–9
HPL courses0–6
HPE 306 Analysis and Teaching of Movement I:
    Invasion/Striking and Fielding/Target Games
3
HAT 257 Introduction to Athletic Training3
 
Preprofessional concentration28
CH 101 General Chemistry I4
CH 102 General Chemistry II4
PH 101 General Physics I4
PH 102 General Physics II4
MATH 113 Precalculus Trigonometry3
PY 211 Elementary Statistical Methods3
PY electives6
 
Disability sports concentration15
HPE 387 Field Experience in Kinesiology3
SPE 300 Survey of Special Education and
    Accommodation Strategies
3
HPE 488 Internship in Fitness Management6
HPE 496 Independent Study in Physical Education3
 
Approved Electives 0–3

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