Exercise Science/Human Physiology

Sample Schedule (2 year plan)

First Semester
ENG-105 Composition I 3 s.h.
MAT-156 Intro to Statistics 3 s.h.
CHM-151 College Chemistry I+*
OR CHM-166 Gen. Chemistry I
4-5 s.h.
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology 3 s.h.
SDV-199 College Essentials 1 s.h.
Total 14-15 s.h.
Second Semester
ENG-106 Composition II 3 s.h.
SPC-112 Public Speaking 3 s.h.
CHM-152 College Chemistry II+
OR CHM-176 Gen. Chemistry II
4-5 s.h.
Developmental Psychology 3 s.h.
Total 13-14 s.h.
Third Semester
BIO-206 Anatomy & Physiology I 4 s.h.
PHY-162 College Physics I*^ 4 s.h.
SOC-110 Intro to Sociology 3 s.h.
Humanities Class 3 s.h.
Elective 3 s.h.
Total 17 s.h.
Fourth Semester
BIO-207 Anatomy & Physiology II 4 s.h.
PHY-172 College Physics II^ 4 s.h.
Humanities Classes 6 s.h.
Social Science Class 3 s.h.
Total 17 s.h.

* – Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in this course class. See NIACC catalog for course placement information

+ – Chemistry & math level required is dependent on transfer institution and varies.  Please check with your transfer institution for specific requirements.

^ – This course is only required for certain transfer institutions.

** – More natural sciences are listed beyond what is required for an AA Degree.  Check with transfer institution to determine if an AS Degree is appropriate for transfer.

Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements and check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning.

    • Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language & Diversity Requirements.
    • Admission requirements vary from institution to institution. Selective admission may be implemented. Contact the transfer institution for assistance.
    • Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.

Note:  Some students major in Exercise Science as a pre-graduate program. Check the course requirements for admission to your graduate program if this is your goal. Course requirements for Exercise Science may vary greatly depending on Exercise Science Track & transfer institution you’ve chosen.  Checking transfer institution for requirements is advised.

Courses required at some transfer institutions:

    • CHM-263 & CHM-273 Organic Chemistry I & II
    • PEH-261  Physical Activity for Health
    • BIO-151 Nutrition
    • PEC-127  Care & Prev. Athletic Injuries
    • MAT-121 College Algebra
    • PEH-111 Personal Wellness

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