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BS Exercise Science Courses

The course work for the Bachelor of Science in exercise science is designed to give you the knowledge and experiences you need to become an effective role model and leader of a wellness lifestyle. With a strong emphasis on health related subjects, you will gain knowledge of biology, anatomy, kinesiology, exercise physiology, lifetime wellness, athletic training, nutrition, drug education, health problems and fitness assessments. Course work lays the foundation for the students capstone experience which is writing a major paper related to this field and doing an internship which gives the student valuable work experience.

View courses for this major that are part of the DPT Direct Entry program.

Exercise Science - 56 credit hours
EXS 103 Teaching of Sport Skills I
EXS 123 Teaching of Sport Skills II
EXS 243 Athletic Training
EXS 273 Nutrition
EXS 332 Drug Education
EXS 333 Kinesiology
EXS 353 Exercise Physiology
EXS 373 Health Problems
EXS 383 Nutrition Counseling
EXS 402 Exercise Leadership
EXS 433 Developing Health Promotion Programs for Adults
EXS 451 Pre-capstone Exercise Science
EXS 452 Fitness Evaluation Assessments
EXS 463 Motor Learning
EXS 464 Capstone Experience in Exercise Science
EXS 474 Internship in Exercise Science
EXS 493 Personal Training Certification
SM 253 Risk Management
SM 313 Principles of Sport & Recreation Management
SM 412 Business Planning in Sport & Recreation

General Education - 42 credit hours

Approved Electives - 22 credit hours

Total: 120 credit hours

DPT Direct Entry program majoring in Exercise Science

Trine University offers a Direct Entry program to qualified students leading to a bachelor degree in either exercise science or biology and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy.

DPT Direct Entry majoring in exercise science recommended sequence of courses.