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Degree Pathway for the Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science, Clinical Option - 3-Year Degree - 2022

Suggested Degree Pathway for Exercise Science, Clinical Option - 3-Year Degree

For students who entered fall 2022 and beyond.

First Year

Summer II Semester

Course#Course NameCredits
Total6
ENGL.1010College Writing I (CW)3
PSYC.1010Introduction to Psychological Science (SS)3

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCredits
Total15
BIOL.1110Principles of Biology I3
BIOL.1170LExperimental Biology I1
ENGL.1020College Writing II (CW)3
HSCI.1010Human Anatomy & Phys. I (SCL)3
HSCI.1030Human Anatomy & Phys. I Lab1
HSCI.1051IPE Freshman Seminar1
MATH.2830Introduction to Statistics (MATH)3

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCredits
Total14
HSCI.1020Human A&P Phys. II (SCL)3
HSCI.1040Human Anatomy & Phys II Lab (SCL)1
BIOL.1120Principles of Biology II3
BIOL.1180LExperimental Biology II1
EXER.2020Introduction to Exercise Science3
xxxx.xxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)3

Summer I Semester

Course#Course NameCredits
Total8
HSCI.2510Physiological Chemistry I Lecture13
HSCI.2530Physiological Chemistry I Lab11
PHYS.1030General Physics I Lecture (STEM)23
PHYS.1030LGeneral Physics I Lab21

Summer II Semester

Course#Course NameCredits
Total8
HSCI.2520Physiological Chemistry II Lecture13
HSCI.2540Physiological Chemistry II Lab11
PHYS.1040General Physics II Lecture23
PHYS.1040LGeneral Physics II Lab21

Second Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCredits
Total14
EXER.3050Exercise Physiology3
EXER.3070Exercise Physiology Lab1
EXER.3150Kinesiology3
EXER.3170Kinesiology Lab1
HSCI.3500Human Biochemistry3
NUTR.2060Human Nutrition3

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCredits
Total17
EXER.4060Found. of Strength & Conditioning3
EXER.4080Found. of Strength & Conditioning Lab1
EXER.3560Pharmacology3
EXER.4220Exercise Prescription & Programming3
EXER.4280Exercise Prescription & Programming Lab1
HSCI.3400IPE Research Methods (IL, QL)3
PUBH.1021Introduction to Public Health3

Summer I Semester

Course#Course NameCredits
Total7
EXER.4120Clinical Practicum (SRE, AIL)4
PSYC.2600Child and Adolescent Development3

Summer II Semester

Course#Course NameCredits
Total3
EXER.4120Clinical Practicum (SRE, AIL)0
HSCI.3060 /
PSYC.3600
Introduction to Gerontology3 /
Adult Development and Aging
3

Third Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCredits
Total15
EXER.4240Motor Control & Learning3
PSYC.2720Abnormal Psychology3
SOCI.1010Introduction to Sociology (SS)3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective43
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective43

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCredits
Total15
EXER.4250Clinical Exercise Physiology53
xxxx.xxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)3
xxxx.xxxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective43
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective43

Total Minimum Credits = 122

1Chemistry Electives with Lab:

2Physics sequence (PHYS.1410 / PHYS.1410L and PHYS.1410 / PHYS.1440L) is an equivalent for the General Physics sequence.

3Students with Psychology minor can substitute PSYCH.3600 Adult Development and Aging for HSCI.3060 Intro to Gerontology.

4EXER.4210 Directed Study in Health Promotion can be taken as a Free Elective.

5EXER.4200 Clinical Exercise Physiology is offered in Senior Year, Fall Semester for December graduates.

No more than two Breadth of Knowledge courses can be taken with the same prefix. The Core Curriculum courses may be taken in any sequence. Refer to the Core Curriculum policy for further details. You should meet with your faculty advisor to determine how you will meet the Core Curriculum requirements.

Current UMass Lowell students should use their Advisement Report in SIS. If you need assistance, please contact your advisor.

Restriction on off-campus study:

Be advised that any course taken at another institution must be formally approved prior to enrollment. See the catalog policy for details.

Last updated: 8/19/2022