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Requirements for the Bachelor of Science

Catalog year 2021 and beyond

I. General Education and College of Arts and Sciences Requirements
Lower-division or Upper-division Artistic Forms
HIST 1483 U.S. History 1492-1865 or HIST 1493 U.S. History 1865-Present
Lower-division or Upper-division World Culture
Lower-division or Upper-division Western Civilization and Culture
Upper-division Humanity
Upper-division Humanity
Beginning Language Course
Beginning Language Course, Continued
Intermediate Language Course
P SC 1113 American Federal Government
First-Year Experience

II. HES Prerequisites
BIOL 1124 Intro to Biology: Molecules/Cells/Physiology
BIOL 2124 Human Physiology
BIOL 2234 Introduction to Human Anatomy or BIOL 2255 Human Anatomy
CHEM 1315 General Chemistry
ENGL 1113 English Composition I
ENGL 1213 English Composition II or EXPO 1213 Expository Writing
HES 2131 Introduction to Health and Exercise Science
HES 2823 Introductory Nutrition
HES 2913 Personal Health
MATH 1503 College Algebra or higher-level math
PSY 1113 Elements of Psychology
SOC 1113 Introduction to Sociology

III. HES Major-Specific Requirements
A. HES Core Curriculum

HES 3513 Health Promotion Program Planning
HES 3563 Lifestyle Intervention
HES 3813 Principles of Health and Fitness
HES 3823 Physiology of Exercise
HES 3853 Exercise Testing and Prescription or HES 4833 Physiology of Exercise Lab
HES 4503 Principles of Community Health or HES 4573 Chronic Disease Intervention
HES 4953 HES Capstone

B. HES Upper-division Electives
15 hours (minimum) of courses approved as HES upper-division electives

C. HES Activity Courses
Two one-hour activity-based courses from different subject areas

IV. Other Non-HES Electives
19-28 hours

Catalog year prior to 2021

I. General Education and College of Arts and Sciences Requirements
Lower-division or Upper-division Artistic Forms
HIST 1483 U.S. History 1492-1865 or HIST 1493 U.S. History 1865-Present
Lower-division or Upper-division Non-Western Culture
Lower-division or Upper-division Western Civilization and Culture
Upper-division Humanity
Upper-division Humanity
Beginning Foreign Language Course
Beginning Foreign Language Course, Continued
Intermediate Foreign Language Course
P SC 1113 American Federal Government

II. HES Prerequisites
BIOL 1114 Introduction to Zoology or BIOL 1005 Concepts in Biology
BIOL 1121 Introduction to Zoology Lab
BIOL 2124 Human Physiology
BIOL 2234 Introduction to Human Anatomy or BIOL 2255 Human Anatomy
CHEM 1315 General Chemistry
COMM 1113 Principles of Communication or COMM 2613 Public Speaking
ENGL 1113 English Composition I
ENGL 1213 English Composition II or EXPO 1213 Expository Writing
HES 2131 Introduction to Health and Exercise Science
HES 2823 Introductory Nutrition
HES 2913 Personal Health
MATH 1503 College Algebra or higher-level math
PSY 1113 Elements of Psychology
SOC 1113 Introduction to Sociology

III. HES Major-Specific Requirements
A. HES Core Curriculum

HES 3513 Health Promotion Program Planning
HES 3563 Lifestyle Intervention
HES 3813 Principles of Health and Fitness
HES 3823 Physiology of Exercise
HES 3853 Exercise Testing and Prescription or HES 4833 Physiology of Exercise Lab
HES 4503 Principles of Community Health or HES 4573 Chronic Disease Intervention
HES 4953 HES Capstone

B. HES Upper-division Electives
15 hours (minimum) of courses approved as HES upper-division electives

C. HES Activity Courses
Two one-hour activity-based courses from different subject areas

IV. Other Non-HES Electives
18-27 hours

pdf HES Departmental Checksheet Pre-2021 (pdf)
HES Departmental Checksheet Pre-2021
pdf HES Departmental Checksheet 2021 (pdf)
HES Departmental Checksheet 2021