Undergraduate Minors

Exercise Science Minor

The Exercise Science Minor is designed for students in majors other than Exercise Science who are planning careers in the health science and clinical fields and who wish to acquire knowledge regarding the mechanical, neurological, and physiological aspects of exercise.

Students applying for the minor must have:

  • Completed at least one semester of full-time study with a minimum GPA of 2.0
  • A grade of C- or better in required courses

Required Courses:

  • KAAP 309 (4cr.)
  • KAAP 310 (4cr.)
  • KAAP 425 (4cr.) OR 426 (4cr.)
  • KAAP 428 (4cr.)
  • KAAP 430 (4cr.)

Strength & Conditioning Minor

The Strength and Conditioning Minor is designed to provide students with in depth understanding of the theory and practical consideration associated with physical training to enhance strength and conditioning. Students successfully completing the minor will be prepared to take the Strength & Conditioning Specialist Certification examination offered by the National Strength and Conditioning Association.

Applications are accepted March 15th and October 15th. For more information, please contact Jeff Schneider.

Students applying for the minor must have:

  • Completed at least one semester of full-time study with a minimum GPA of 2.5
  • A grade of C- or better in required courses
  • Enrollment in the minor for at least four semesters is necessary due to the sequencing of courses

Prerequisite Courses:

  • KAAP 220 (3cr.) OR 309 (4cr.)
  • KAAP 350 (3cr.)
  • NTDT 200 (3cr.)

Required Courses:

  • KAAP 320 (4cr.)
  • KAAP 425 (4cr.) OR 426 (4cr.)
  • KAAP 430 (4cr.)
  • KAAP 475 (4cr.) OR BHAN 435 (3cr.)
  • KAAP 447 (3cr.)
  • KAAP 462 (3cr.)
  • NTDT 310 (3cr.)