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2016-2017 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

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Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science

Requirements for a Major in Exercise Science

Students in the exercise science program at Grand Valley State University must follow all general education requirements as defined in the Grand Valley State University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog.

Program Costs

Students will be responsible for the costs associated with the required pre-internship health compliance check (immunizations, background check, and drug screening), travel to and from fieldwork or internship sites, and all textbooks and supplemental materials required for each course.

Exercise Science Major B.S. Degree Cognates

Exercise Science Major Courses (Credit Hours 36-42)

Emphasis Areas

Students in the exercise science program must complete one of the following emphasis areas:

Clinical Exercise Science (28 Credits)

Health-Fitness Instruction (27 Credits)

Suggested Order of Coursework for Clinical Exercise Science

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Year 2:

Year 3:

Year 4:

Suggested Order of Coursework for Health-Fitness Instruction

Year 1:

Year 2:

Year 3:

Year 4:

Exercise Science Program Description

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