Contact:
Kathy Carroll
Chair of Exercise & Sport Science Department
Associate Professor Exercise & Sport Science
Office: (417) 873-6897
kcarroll@drury.edu

Exercise Physiology Special Program

The exercise physiology program is an opportunity for interdisciplinary study offered through the exercise and sport science department. This program incorporates a selection of courses from the natural sciences division.

All prerequisites must be completed prior to enrollment in the following courses:

BIOL 110:* Fundamentals of Cell Biology
BIOL 205: Human Anatomy
BIOL 206: Human Physiology
CHEM 238:** Inorganic Chemistry
CHEM 238-L**: Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory
EXSP 210: American Red Cross First Aid
EXSP 216: Weight Training
EXSP 226: Aerobic Fitness
EXSP 228: *** Applied Statistics in Exercise & Sport Science
EXSP 302: Human Nutrition
EXSP 303: Kinesiology
EXSP 311: History and Principles of Exercise & Sport Science
EXSP 330: Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries
EXSP 345: Wellness and Health Promotion
EXSP 350: Exercise Physiology
EXSP 351: Exercise Prescription Cardiac Rehabilitation
EXSP 493: Senior Seminar
EXSP 397, 398, 497, 498: Internship
PHYS 201:** Principles of Physics
PSYC 101: Introduction to Psychology

Choose one from the following:
EXSP 317: Socio-Psychological Aspects of Exercise & Sport Science
EXSP 331: Motor Learning

*BIOL 172 Exploring Molecular Biology will fulfill this cellular biology requirement

**It is recommended that students planning to attend graduate school in exercise physiology or physical therapy school also take CHEM 208 Analytical Chemistry with CHEM 208-L Lab and/or CHEM 315 Organic Chemistry with CHEM 315-L Lab.  Also, students planning on attending physical therapy school should take PHYS 211 and 212, not 201.

***MATH 227 Introduction to Statistics or CRIM/PSYC/SOCI 275 Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences will fulfill this statistics requirement.