Exercise Science

A.S. Degree

Communication 9 hours
  ENGL 1010 Composition I 3 hours  
  ENGL 1020 Composition II 3 hours  
  SPCH 1010 Fundamentals of Speech Comm. or other approved speech/communication course 3 hours  
Humanities and/or Fine Arts (at least one course in literature) 9 hours
Social/Behavioral Sciences 6 hours
  PSYC 1030 General Psychology 3 hours  
  Approved Course in Health and Wellness 3 hours  
History 6 hours
Natural Sciences 8 hours
  BIOL 2010 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4 hours  
  BIOL 2020 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4 hours  
Mathematics 3 hours
General Education Total 41 hours

  Introduction to Exercise 3 hours  
  Nutrition 3 hours  
  First Aid and Safety 3 hours  
  Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries 3 hours  
  Physical Education Activity Courses (two) 2 hours  
  General Electives 5 hours  
Area of Emphasis Total 19 hours
   
Exercise Science Total 60 hours

 

Curricular Map

EXERCISE SCIENCE (Major) ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE (Degree)
 
PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
SEMESTER & COURSES CREDIT
HOURS
SEMESTER & COURSES CREDIT
HOURS
Semester 1 (Fall)   Semester 2 (Spring)  
English 1010: Composition I 3 English 1020: Composition II 3
BIOL 2010: Human Anatomy & Physiology I 4 BIOL 2020: Human Anatomy & Physiology II 4
Mathematics 3 Humanities/Fine Arts 3
Introduction to Exercise 3 Health & Wellness Social/Behavioral Science 3
Introduction to General Psychology 3 Physical Education Activity 3
 
Subtotal Semester 1 16 Subtotal Semester 2 15
 
Semester 3 (Fall)   Semester 4 (Spring)  
Nutrition Course 3 First Aid & Safety course 3
Prevention & Care of Athletic Injuries course 3 ELECTIVES 5
History 3 History 3
Humanities/Fine Arts 3 Humanities/Literature 3
Speech 3    
 
Subtotal Semester 3 15 Subtotal Semester 4 14
 
    Total Credit Hours 60
 
NOTES:      
 
 
 

 

Academic Focus Areas

Career and Employment Opportunities

For information about career paths and employment opportunities, visit the Onet and Occupational Outlook Handbook websites below. Onet is a partner of the American Jobs Center Network. The Occupational Outlook Handbook is provided by the U.S. Department of Labor.

Tennessee Board of Regents is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities.
Full Non-Discrimation Policy.