Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology (Exercise Science, Pre-Physical Therapy)

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Total Semester Credit Hours Required

120 semester credit hours.

Major

47 semster credit hours.

Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology (Exercise Science, Pre-Physical Therapy) Program of Study

First Year
FallSemester Credit Hours
Select one of the following:4
Introductory Chemistry
   and Introductory Chemistry Laboratory
 
General Chemistry I
   and General Chemistry Laboratory I
 
ENG 1013Composition I3
MATH 1303Elementary Analysis I3
UNIV 1231 or KINS 1901Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience1
KINS 1902Fitness and Health: Enhancing Personal Wellness2
KINS 1801Introduction to Kinesiology1
PSY 1013Introduction to General Psychology3
 Semester Credit Hours17
Spring
Select one of the following:4
Introduction to Organic and Physiological Chemistry
   and Introduction to Organic and Physiological Chemistry Laboratory
 
General Chemistry II
   and General Chemistry Laboratory II
 
ENG 1023Composition II3
MATH 1313Elementary Analysis II3
KINS 1683Strength Training and Functional Anatomy3
KINS 1583Foundations of Assessment in Kinesiology3
 Semester Credit Hours16
Second Year
Fall
MATH 1703Elementary Statistics I3
PHYS 1133
  & PHYS 1131
Principles of Physics I
   and Principles of Physics Laboratory I
4
ZOOL 2013
  & ZOOL 2011
Human Anatomy and Physiology I
   and Human Anatomy and Physiology I Laboratory
4
KINS 2623Adapted Physical Activity3
KINS 2621Motor and Aquatic APE Instructional Lab1
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
PHYS 1143
  & PHYS 1141
Principles of Physics II
   and Principles of Physics Laboratory II
4
ZOOL 2023
  & ZOOL 2021
Human Anatomy and Physiology II
   and Human Anatomy and Physiology II Laboratory
4
KINS 2143Disability Sport and Modified Games3
KINS 2722Methods of Exercise Leadership2
 Semester Credit Hours16
Third Year
Fall
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
WS 2013 (GP)Gender and Social Change: An Introduction to Multicultural-Women's Studies3
PSY 1603Developmental Psychology3
KINS 3603
  & KINS 3601
Physiology of Exercise
   and Physiology of Exercise Laboratory
4
 Semester Credit Hours16
Spring
GOV 2023Texas Government3
PHIL 3073Bioethics3
ZOOL 3123
  & ZOOL 3121
Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology
   and Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology Laboratory
4
KINS 3593
  & KINS 3591
Biomechanics of Human Body and Motion
   and Biomechanics Laboratory
4
KINS 4703Exercise Testing and Prescription3
KINS 4701Exercise Testing and Prescription for General and Special Populations Laboratory1
 Semester Credit Hours18
Fourth Year
Fall
KINS 3553Exercise and Sport Psychology3
KINS 4603Advanced Exercise Physiology3
KINS 3713Sport and Fitness Management3
KINS 4823Exercise Assessment and Program Development for Special Populations3
MU 3713Music and World Cultures3
KINS 4601Advanced Exercise Physiology Laboratory1
 Semester Credit Hours16
Spring
KINS 4933Internship in Cardiac Rehabilitation3
KINS 4943Internship in Corporate Fitness3
 Semester Credit Hours6
 Total Semester Credit Hours: 120

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.