Oct 01, 2023
- 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.)
Use Grad MAPs to plan your degree
Make application with the HPHP Department and declare program of study (see Enrollment Services and Information ).
Refer to Degree Requirements for Bachelor of Science requirements.
Major Course Requirements for BS Degree
Required Core Courses (24 credit hours, 16 UD)
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)
Required Core (23 credit hours, 20 UD)
Skill Development (select 2) (2 credit hours total, 0 UD)
Required Support Courses (14 credit hours, 0 UD)
Exercise Science Emphasis (39 credits, check requirements for UD)
Required Electives (Choose 24 credits from College and Professional Development)
College (HPHP and ATN) (At least 12 credits, 6-16 UD possible)
Professional Development (3-12 credits, 3-12 UD possible)
Required Support Courses (15 credit hours, 0 UD)