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2017-2018 Catalog 
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Exercise Science, B.A./B.S.

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Professors: Jeffrey Armstrong, Marita Cardinal, Brian Caster, Gay Timken
Associate professor: Robert Hautala
Assistant professor: Jennifer Taylor


To maximize individual and professional development in health and movement science and to promote healthy lifestyles and communities.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Plan effective exercise and movement interventions based on assessment of individual, environmental and task constraints and on assessment of interactions among constraints.
  2. Implement and evaluate strategies, interventions and programs.
  3. Demonstrate professional development and advocate for Research-based practices within exercise science.

Professional Tracks

Total Credits (72-74)


Exercise science majors must have a grade of C- or better in courses used to satisfy requirements of the major. It is recommended that students take BI 102 General Biology  and BI 234  and BI 235 Human Anatomy and Physiology  to fulfill the natural science requirement in the LACC. BI 234 , BI 235  and BI 236  are prerequisites to several major required and elective courses. See course descriptions for specific prerequisites.

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