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2022-23 Catalog 
2022-23 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Health and Exercise Science, BA or BS

Requirements for the Major (Health and Exercise Science)


Fulfill baccalaureate degree requirements.


Complete all coursework for the major (79 credits).


Complete courses within the major that satisfy the writing and capstone experience requirements of the major.


Maintain at least a 2.5 GPA in all courses taken for the major. Students must complete BI 231 , BI 232 , and BI 233  with a C- or better in each.


Health and Exercise Science majors complete the capstone experience during their senior year. This is usually a field experience appropriate for the student’s projected career involving placement in a fitness/wellness, athletic training, classroom, medical setting, or outdoor recreation setting. Students are required to write a significant paper about the experience and to make an oral presentation to their peers.