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Looking to Transfer into a Specialized Health Science or Exercise Science and Wellness Management Program?

USciences is known for its commitment to the sciences, and we offer transfer students interested in the health sciences the choice of two tailored majors: exercise science and wellness management or health science.

How does your current coursework stack up?

Here are the courses we recommend taking before transferring into USciences’ exercise science and wellness management and health science programs. Click here for an incomplete list of courses from other institutions that transfer into USciences.

You are eligible for SECOND-YEAR CONSIDERATION if you have completed, at the collegiate level, the following first-year courses:

General Biology I & II with labs
(NOT Anatomy & Physiology)
8 cr.
General Chemistry I & II (for science majors) with labs   8 cr.
Pre-calculus & Calculus I 6 cr.
2 semesters of Writing Intensive English 6 cr.

General Education—Social Science Requirement
Examples of social sciences are:

    • Psychology
    • Economics
    • Political Science
    • Sociology
    • Anthropology
6 cr.

You are eligible for THIRD-YEAR CONSIDERATION if you have completed, at the collegiate level, the above first-year courses and the following second-year coursework:

Human Structure and Function (Anatomy & Physiology) I & II with labs (for exercise science) 8 cr.
or Health Science Electives (for health science) 9 cr.
Introduction to Communication 3 cr.
Introduction to Psychology 3 cr.
Introduction to Sociology 3 cr.
General Education—Social Science Requirement 3 cr.
General Education—Humanities Requirement

Examples of humanities classes are.

    • Art Appreciation
    • History
    • Music Appreciation
    • Philosophy—Ethics and Values
    • Any Foreign Language
6 cr.
General Education Requirement (Additional Social Science and/or Humanities credits) 6 cr.

If you find you have not completed all of the required courses for transfer, we encourage you to apply and allow us to evaluate your coursework and, if you are accepted, to develop a customized curriculum that will allow you to complete your degree at USciences.

Get Started

Click here to get started on your transfer application to USciences!

 

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