Exercise Science and Wellness Management Curriculum
The Exercise Science and Wellness Management program integrates classroom knowledge and fieldwork assignments to give you real-world experiences. In addition learning through the program’s science-based curriculum, you will complete a two-semester, hands-on practicum in a sport, fitness, health, or recreation area of your choice. For specialized and advanced practice areas, you can seek additional certifications under the supervision of your advisor and instructors.
The following is a typical curriculum for students entering University of the Sciences in Fall 2011; current students should refer to their advisor for their curricula.
Introduction to Sociology
Introduction to Psychology
General Chemistry I, II
General Chemistry Lab I, II
Writing and Rhetoric I, II
Mathematical Analysis I, II
Seminar for Health Science
Physical Education I, II
Exercise Science and Wellness Management Orientation
Intellectual Heritage I, II
Introduction to Communication
Biology I, II
Humanities Discipline Requirements
General Education Electives
Fitness, Sport, and Health Management
Fitness and Sports Nutrition
Health and Wellness
Introduction to Biostatistics
Human Structure and Function I, II with lab
CPR/AED/First Aid, Professional Rescuer
Exercise Testing and Prescriptions
Internship I, II
Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Health and Social Participation
Health Science Electives
Additional general education courses are required as part of this program.
For detailed course descriptions and other information about the Exercise Science and Wellness Management curriculum, see the University Catalog.