Exercise Science, Minor

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified.

Exercise Science Requirements

A minimum grade of C is required in all courses taken toward the minor.

Required Courses

BIOL 1117
and BIOL 1118
Integrated Anatomy and Physiology 1
and Lab for BIOL 1117
BIOL 1119
and BIOL 1120
Integrated Anatomy and Physiology 2
and Lab for BIOL 1119
EXSC 4500
and EXSC 4501
Exercise Physiology 1
and Lab for EXSC 4500


Complete either the cardiovascular focus (open to all students) or the musculoskeletal focus (open to physical therapy students only):

Cardiovascular Focus—Open to All Students
EXSC 5200Cardiopulmonary Physiology3
EXSC 5220Advanced Exercise Physiology3
Musculoskeletal Focus—Open to Physical Therapy Students Only
EXSC 5230Physical Activity and Exercise: Effects on Musculoskeletal Health and Disease3
PT 5133
and PT 5134
and Lab for PT 5133

GPA Requirement

2.000 GPA required in the minor