Curriculum and Degree Requirements

Seamless BS to MS Program

Distribution Requirements and Co-requisites: 56 credit-hours

The student enrolled in the seamless B.S. to M.S. degree program must exceed the University's distribution requirement of 45 hours for a Bachelor of Science degree. Six (6) credit hours must be 300+ level courses. Courses specifically required are listed below each subject area with a double asterisk (**) and must be completed with a grade of C or better.

Theology and Philosophy: 9 credit-hours
THE 201Faiths, Beliefs and Traditions(3)
PHI 220Intro. to Philosophy(3)

Written and Oral Communication: 9 credit-hours
**ENG 111First Year Literature and Composition(3)
**ENG 112 OR 210Techniques of Research or Intro to Literature(3)
SPE 101 OR
COM 104 OR
TH 155

Science and Mathematics: 20 credit-hours
** BIO 220/ 220LIntro to Human Anatomy and Laboratory(4)
** BIO 240/ 240LIntro. to Human Physiology and Laboratory(5)
** CHE 152/ 152LIntro. to Organic & Biological Chemistry & Laboratory(4)
** MAT 109Pre-Calculus I(3)
** PHY 151/ 151LIntroductory Physics & Laboratory(4)

Social and Behavioral Sciences: 9 credit-hours
** PSY 281Introduction to Psychology(3)
6 credit hours from university approved distribution list(6)

Humanities and Fine Arts: 9 credit-hours
9 credit hours from university approved distribution list(9)

SES Core Requirements: 22 credit-hours
SES 212/212LEmergency Response and Lab(3)
SES 210Foundations of Sport & Exercise Sciences(3)
SES 270Concepts of Fitness & Wellness(3)
SES 337Exercise Psychology(3)
SES 340Adapted Physical Activity, Sport & Recreation(3)
SES 361/ 361LExercise Physiology and Laboratory(4)
SES 480Contemporary Issues & Ethics in Sport(3)

Exercise Physiology Major Requirements: 39 credit-hours
CS 180Intro to Computers(3)
SES 320/ 320LKinesiology & Laboratory(4)
SES 330Nutrition for Physical Performance(3)
SES 332Applied Exercise Techniques & Injury Prevention(3)
SES 370 / 370LFitness Assessment and Exercise Prescription and Laboratory(4)
SES 441 / 441LClinical Exercise Physiology and Laboratory(4)
SES 463Applied Physiology of Strength and Conditioning(3)
SES 486Practicum(3)
SES 499Internship(6)
SES 465Organizational Leadership & Management (3)
SES 469Directed Readings(3)

Undergraduate Course Electives: 3
SES 326Principles of Motor Learning(3)
SES 335Introduction to Sport Psychology (3)
SES 479Directed Research in Exercise Physiology (3)
SES 485Legal Issues in Sport and Exercise Physiology(3)

Exercise Physiology Graduate Requirements: 36 credit-hours
SES 546Qualitative Analysis of Biomechanics(3)
SES 520Biomechanics(3)
SES 561Adv Exercise Physiology(3)
SES 565Lab Techniques in Ex. Physiology(3)
SES 616Research Methodology(3)
SES 618Fitness & Wellness Promotion(3)
SES 672Exercise & Energy Metabolism(3)
SES 679Internship
SES 689Thesis(6)
SES 686Advanced Practicum(3)

Graduate Internship Plan of Study
Choice of 3 electives from the following:
SES 537Sports Psychology(3)
SES 551Fitness Assessment and Program Development(3)
SES 600Adv Studies in Clinical Exercise Physiology or Sport Performance(3)
SES 600Adv Studies in Sport Performance(3)
SES 625Motor Learning and Control (3)


Graduate Thesis Plan of Study
SES 624Adv Statistics for Sport & Exercise Sciences(3)
And choice of 2 electives from the following:
SES 537Sport Psychology(3)
SES 551Fitness Assessment & Program Development (3)
SES 600Adv Studies in Clinical Exercise Physiology(3)
SES 600Adv Studies in Sport Performance(3)
SES 625Motor Learning & Control(3)

Degree Total (Exercise Physiology, BS to MS): 150 Credit-Hours