Exercise Science and Sport Studies, Exercise Science Concentration (M.S.)

Program Requirements

Prerequisite Coursework
Anatomy and Physiology I
Physiology of Exercise
Required Core Coursework
PEMJ 502Methods of Inquiry and Analysis3
Select one of the following Capstone options:3-6
Capstone Option A
Internship in Sport and Exercise Science
Capstone Option B
Research Design
and Research Project
Required Concentration Coursework
EXSC 536Cardiovascular Exercise Physiology3
EXSC 537Neuromuscular Exercise Physiology3
EXSC 538Metabolic and Respiratory Exercise Physiology3
EXSC 540Applied Sport Physiology3
EXSC 561Applied Biomechanics3
Graduate Electives
Select 12 credits of graduate electives if choosing Capstone Option A or 9 credits if choosing Capstone Option B.12-9
Aerobic Testing and Programming
Foundations of Cardiac Rehabilitation
Theoretical Foundations of Strength and Conditioning
Neuromotor Basis of Movement
Seminar in Exercise and Sport Science
Independent Study in Exercise Science
Management and Supervision in Sport
Advanced Coaching Techniques
Motor Behavior in Youth
Applied Sport and Exercise Psychology
Advanced Nutrition Counseling for Diverse Population Groups
Nutrition Education
Total Credits33