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2018-2019 Catalog 
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Exercise and Sport Science (BS)

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  • Program Prerequisite: Not required.
  • Minor: Not required.
  • Grade Requirements: A GPA of 2.75 or higher in all courses required for this major. The overall GPA must be 2.00 or better. No more than one “D” is acceptable.
  • Credit Hour Requirements: A total of 120 credit hours is required for graduation; a total of 63 credit hours for this major. Ten to 11 credit hours of required support courses may be used as general education credit. A total of 40 upper division credit hours is required for graduation with 36-38 upper division hours possible within the required courses for this major.
  • Program Code: 5049BS with Emphasis in 5050 (Fitness Professional) or 5051 (Exercise Science)
  • CIPC: 310501


All Exercise and Sport Science students are encouraged to meet with a faculty advisor or the department advisement coordinator each semester for course and program advisement. Call 801-626-7425 or send a message to the HPHP Department Advisor for more information or to schedule an appointment.  (Also refer to the Department Advisor Referral List.)

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Admission Requirements

Make application with the HPHP Department and declare program of study (see Enrollment Services and Information ).

General Education

Refer to Degree Requirements  for Bachelor of Science requirements.

Major Course Requirements for BS Degree

Professional Areas of Emphasis

A student must complete the required and support courses in either the Fitness Professional or the Exercise Science Emphasis.

Fitness Professional Emphasis (39 credit hours, 20 UD possible)

Exercise Science Emphasis (39 credits, check requirements for UD)

Required Electives (Choose 24 credits from College and Professional Development)

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