BA in Exercise Science
Graduation grade point average requirements for exercise science majors:
The candidate for a degree in exercise science must attain a 2.000 grade point average in each of the following categories:
- all college and university work attempted (cumulative grade point average);
- all work attempted at WSU (WSU grade point average); and
- all work in exercise science.
Students are not allowed credit toward graduation for D work in excess of one-quarter of their total hours.
The BA in exercise science requires a minimum of 120 total credit hours including the following:
|PHYS 213||General College Physics I||5|
|CHEM 103||Introductory Chemistry||5|
|HPS 113||Introduction Exercise Science||3|
|HPS 229||Applied Human Anatomy 1||3|
|HPS 317||CPR/AED/First Aid for the Professional Rescuer||2|
|HPS 302||Administration in Exercise Science||3|
|HPS 328||Kinesiology - Biomechanics 2||3|
|HPS 313||Exercise & Sport Nutrition||3|
|HPS 331||Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries||3|
|HPS 440||Concepts in the Prescription of Exercise||3|
|HPS 460||Motor Learning||3|
|HPS 470||Fitness Practicum||3|
|HPS 490||Physiology of Exercise||3|
|HPS 495||Internship in Exercise Science||8|
|HPS 541||Strength Training and Conditioning||3|
|HPS 762||Statistical Concepts in Human Performance Studies 3||3|
|Total Credit Hours||56|
PHYS 213 is recommended, but not required prerequisite.
Students in the Bachelor of Arts in exercise science program are required to complete an applied learning or research experience to graduate from this program. The requirement can be met by successfully completing HPS 495 Internship in Exercise Science.