Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology (Exercise Science)

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Total Semester Credit Hours Required

120 semester credit hours.


48 semester credit hours.

Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology (Exercise Science) Program of Study

First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
CHEM 1013
CHEM 1011
Introductory Chemistry
and Introductory Chemistry Laboratory
( CHEM 1305, CHEM 1405) and ( CHEM 1105)4
KINS 1902Fitness and Health: Enhancing Personal Wellness PHED 1238, PHED 13012
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
PSY 1013Introduction to General Psychology PSYC 23013
KINS 1801Introduction to Kinesiology1
KINS 1311Physical Activity: Personal Fitness1
 Semester Credit Hours 15
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
KINS 1683Strength Training and Functional Anatomy3
KINS 1583Foundations of Assessment in Kinesiology3
CHEM 1023
CHEM 1021
Introduction to Organic and Physiological Chemistry
and Introduction to Organic and Physiological Chemistry Laboratory
( CHEM 1307) and ( CHEM 1107)4
MATH 1703Elementary Statistics I MATH 1342, MATH 14423
 Semester Credit Hours 16
Second Year
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
ZOOL 2013
ZOOL 2011
Human Anatomy and Physiology I
and Human Anatomy and Physiology I Laboratory
( BIOL 2301, BIOL 2401) and ( BIOL 2101)4
KINS 2623Adapted Physical Activity3
KINS 2621Motor and Aquatic APE Instructional Lab1
WS 2013Gender and Social Change: An Introduction to Multicultural-Women's Studies3
KINS 2722Methods of Exercise Leadership2
 Semester Credit Hours 16
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
NFS 2323Introduction to Nutrition HECO 1322, BIOL 13223
ZOOL 2023
ZOOL 2021
Human Anatomy and Physiology II
and Human Anatomy and Physiology II Laboratory
( BIOL 2302, BIOL 2402) and ( BIOL 2102)4
KINS 2143Disability Sport and Modified Games3
PSY 1603Developmental Psychology PSYC 23143
 Semester Credit Hours 16
Third Year
KINS 3603
KINS 3601
Physiology of Exercise
and Physiology of Exercise Laboratory
KINS 3701Practicum in Senior Adult Fitness1
NFS 3163Sports Nutrition3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
KINS 3553Exercise and Sport Psychology3
MU 3713 (GP)Music and World Cultures3
 Semester Credit Hours 17
KINS 3593
KINS 3591
Biomechanics of Human Body and Motion
and Biomechanics Laboratory
KINS 3303Leadership through Experiential Activities3
KINS 3713Sport and Fitness Management3
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
KINS 4703Exercise Testing and Prescription3
KINS 4701Exercise Testing and Prescription for General and Special Populations Laboratory1
 Semester Credit Hours 17
Fourth Year
PHIL 3073Bioethics3
ZOOL 3123
ZOOL 3121
Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology
and Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology Laboratory
KINS 4823Exercise Assessment and Program Development for Special Populations3
KINS 4603Advanced Exercise Physiology3
KINS 4601Advanced Exercise Physiology Laboratory1
 Semester Credit Hours 17
KINS 4933Internship in Cardiac Rehabilitation3
KINS 4943Internship in Corporate Fitness3
 Semester Credit Hours 6
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  120

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.