Exercise Science - B.S. Degree

Department of Biology
Office: 221 Science Center

(716) 673-3282

Scott Medler, Chairperson

Email: biology@fredonia.edu

Website: http://home.fredonia.edu/biology

Major Requirements

Core Courses:

BIOL 131Introductory Ecology and Evolution

3

BIOL 132Introductory Ecology and Evolution Laboratory

1

BIOL 133Introductory Cell and Molecular Biology

3

BIOL 134Introductory Cell and Molecular Biology Laboratory

1

BIOL 220Principles of Human Nutrition

3

BIOL 245Human Anatomy and Physiology I

4

BIOL 246Human Anatomy and Physiology II

4

EXSC 250Introduction to Applied Human Physiology

1

EXSC 300Exercise Physiology

4

EXSC 302Exercise Prescription

3

EXSC 350Kinesiology

3

EXSC 425Biomechanics

3

EXSC 491Senior Capstone - Research

1-3

or

EXSC 492Senior Capstone - Internship

1-3

or

EXSC 493Senior Capstone - Course

3

Upper level electives (300 level or higher) by advisement

9

Total Credit Hours:45

NOTE:

  • EXSC 491 and EXSC 492 are variable, 1-3 credit hour courses. Students are to complete the course they are advised to enroll in for at least 3 credit hours to satisfy the degree requirement.

Supporting Courses:

CHEM 115General Chemistry Lecture I

3

CHEM 125General Chemistry Laboratory I

1

CHEM 116General Chemistry Lecture II

3

CHEM 126General Chemistry Laboratory II

1

 

PHYS 121College Physics I

3

PHYS 123College Physics Lab I

1

and

PHYS 122College Physics II

3

PHYS 124College Physics II Lab

1

or

PHYS 230University Physics I

4

PHYS 232University Physics I Lab

1

and

PHYS 231University Physics II

4

PHYS 233University Physics II Lab

1

 

PSY 129Foundations of Psychology

3

PSY Psychology Elective 200 level or higher

3

STAT 250Statistics for Scientists

3

Total Credit Hours:25-27

 

Total Credit Hours: 70-72