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Courses

Required Courses 90 credits beyond B.S.

Exercise Science 18 credits

  • PPE 606 Current Literature in Exercise & Sport Science
  • PPE 685 Systemic Physiology
  • PPE 700 Exercise Endocrinology
  • PPE 753 CV Exercise and Physiology
  • PPE 785 Energy Metabolism and Exercise
  • PPE 795 Skeletal Muscle Physiology

Research Methods 18 credits

  • EDU 647 Statistical Thinking
  • PPE 693/EDU 791 Research/Quantitative Methods
  • EDU/PSY 756 Statistical Methods in Education and Psychology II
  • PSY 853 Experimental Design and Statistical Tests

Choose 2 of the following:

  • PSY 624 Research Methods in Clinical Psychology
  • PSY 757 Multiple Correlation and Regression
  • PSY 857 Multivariate Analysis

Dissertation 12 credits

Science Education 9 credits

  • EDU 781 The Institutions and Processes of Education

Choose 2 of the following:

  • SCE 718 Curriculum Problems in Science
  • BIO/SCI 544 Teaching of College Science
  • SCE 747 Methods and Materials in Teaching the Biological Sciences
  • SCE 737 Methods and Materials in Teaching the Physical Sciences

Exercise Science Electives 33 credits

  • PPE 500 Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • PPE 500 Pediatric Exercise Physiology
  • PPE 500 Obesity and Body Composition
  • PPE 514 Exercise and Aging
  • PPE 515 Graded Exercise Testing and Interpretation
  • PPE 517 Pathophysiology

Other Electives

  • WRT 605 Scientific/Technical Writing
  • NFM 525 Nutrition and Health
  • NFM 625 Nutrition Fitness/Sport
  • BIO 575 Biochemistry I
  • BIO 576 Biochemistry II
  • BEN 665 Skeleto-Muscular Biomechanics I
  • BEN 666 Skeleto-Muscular Biomechanics II
  • NEU 704 Somatosensory Physiology
  • NEU 785 Lab in Sensory Research

Certificate of Advanced Study in Gerontology 12 approved credits + Gerontology Electives

  • SOC 644 Aging & Society
  • SWK 657 Processes of Aging

Science Education Electives

  • SCE 690 Independent Study
  • SCE 789 Seminar
  • HED 605 The American College and University
  • HED 641 The Academic Program
  • HED 742 Evaluation and Learning in Higher Education
  • IDE 633 Principles of Instruction and Learning
  • IDE 715 Motivation in Instructional Design