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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
WITH A MAJOR IN FITNESS AND SPORTS
(NON-CERTIFICATION)

Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment. Students are responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements.

*See the University Core Curriculum Requirements in Appendix A for approved list of course options.
** See Appendix B for approved list of minors and requirements.
 
FALL
HOURS
SPRING
HOURS
FRESHMAN YEAR FRESHMAN YEAR
ENGL
1301 English Composition I
3
ENGL 1302 English Composition II
3
HIST
1301

The U.S to 1877

3
HIST 1302 The U.S Since 1877
3
MATH
1314 College Algebra
3
COMM   Communication1
3
    Visual/Performing Arts
3
EDFS 2310 Officiating
3
EDFS 2301 Found of Fitness&Sports
3
EDFS 2325 First Aid
3
Total 15  
15
 
SOPHOMORE YEAR
SOPHOMORE YEAR
SCI   Science Elective 4     Soc/Behavioral Science*
3
PSCI 2305 American National Govt 3 PSCI 2306 American State Govt
3
EDFS 1101 Aerobic Activities 1 ENGL   Survey of Literature*
3
EDFS 1104 Beginner Swimming 1 BIOL   Biology Elective2
4
EDFS 2300 Physical Fitness 3 EDFS 1111 Weight Training & Cond
1
EDFS 2303 Athletic Training 3 EDFS 1152 Health and Wellness
1
Total 15  
15
 

JUNIOR YEAR
JUNIOR YEAR
EDFS 2316 Health & Movement 3 MATH   Math Elective3
3
EDFS 3300 Exercise Physiology 3 EDFS 4300 Biomechanics
3
EDFS 3301 Coaching 3 EDFS 4301 Tests and Measurements
3
EDFS   Adv EDFS Elective5 3     Minor Curriculum**
3
    Minor Curriculum** 3     General Elective4 3
            Adv General Elective4
3
Total 15  
18
 

SENIOR YEAR
SENIOR YEAR
EDFS 4307 Sports Management 3 EDFS 4305 Adapted Physical Activity
3
    Adv Minor Curriculum 3     Adv Minor Curriculum
3
    Adv Minor Curriculum 3     Adv Minor Curriculum
3
    Advanced General Elective4 3     Advanced General Elective4 3
    Advanced General Elective4 3      
Total 15  
12
 
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS: 120
 
1Communication, select 3 SCH from ENGL 2311, HUM 2301 or SPCH 1311.

2Select 4 SCH from BIOL 1470 or BIOL 2401

3Math elective, select 3 SCH from any math course above the level of College Algebra.
4Electives, select 15 SCH with at least 12 SCH at the 3000-4000 level.
5EDFS elective, select 3 SCH at the 3000-4000 level.
Note: Students will be eligible to sit for the athletic training examination upon successful completion of all degree requirements, EDFS 4302 Advanced Athletic Training, EDFS 4303 Therapeutic Modalities, and an apprenticeship of a minimum of 1,800 hours based on the academic calendar and completed during at least five fall and/or spring semesters. Hours in the classroom do not count toward apprenticeship hours. The hours must be completed in college or university intercollegiate sports programs. A maximum of 600 hours of the 1,800 hours may be accepted from an affiliated setting based upon the recommendation of the university’s athletic trainer and the approval of the department chair.
Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.
 
Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.

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