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2009-2010 Graduate Catalog 
2009-2010 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Exercise Science, M.S.

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The Master of Science degree in Exercise Science prepares students for careers in higher education, clinical settings, corporate and community fitness/wellness centers, and athletic development programs. In addition, the curriculum prepares individuals for further study at the doctoral level. Prospective students wishing to pursue a Master of Science in Exercise Science must fulfill the general university requirements for admission to graduate school and hold a degree in exercise science or a closely related area of study. Students majoring in the biological or chemical sciences are encouraged to apply. Minimum requirements include anatomy, physiology, exercise physiology and related course work such as fitness assessment and prescription, kinesiology, and sport nutrition. General chemistry and introduction to statistics is recommended.


  • Advisor Approved Electives (EXSC, HHPN) Credits: (14-24)
  • Electives in related disciplines Credits: (5-18)

Total Credits: 45

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