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Exercise Science Major


The Sport Science and Physical Education department at Idaho State University offers a baccalaureate degree in Physical Education with an emphasis in Exercise Science. In completing the program, candidates will gain skills necessary to obtain a career in the Exercise Science field. Learning goals for Physical Education Exercise Science candidates include:

B.S. Physical Education, with an Exercise Science Emphasis

  • Physical Education Graduation Requirements
  • Physical Education Core (9 credits)
  • Exercise Science Emphasis (77 credits)
    • Objective 1:  Develop foundational knowledge in the basic sciences (42 credits)
    • Objective 2:  Develop specialized knowledge in human movement activities (14 credits)
    • Objective 3:  Acquire skills to assess and analyze human movement (12 credits)
    • Objective 4:  Gain knowledge and skills in cognate exercise disciplines (9 credits)


ISU Catalog, Exercise Science

Exercise Science Coursework

Exercise Science Prerequisites

Exercise Science Portfolio Requirements


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