Department Information

Chair:
Philip Buckenmeyer
Professional Studies Building, Room 1164
Phone: 607-753-4300
Fax: 607-753-5596
Email:
julie.crandall@cortland.edu
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Program Details

Exercise Science Minor [EXSC] (Minor)

Kinesiology Department

Professional Studies Building, Room 1164
607-753-4300

The minor in exercise science allows students an in-depth study of exercise science and human movement. The total number of credit hours for this minor is 38-42.

A. Required Courses
  • BIO 301 - Human Anatomy and Physiology I (3 cr. hr.) and
  • BIO 302 - Human Anatomy and Physiology II (3 cr. hr.) or
  • BIO 324 - Mammalian Anatomy (4 cr. hr.) and
  • BIO 514 - Mammalian Physiology (4 cr. hr.)
  • CHE 121 - Elementary Chemistry I (4 cr. hr.) or
  • CHE 221 - General Chemistry I (4 cr. hr.)
  • MAT 121 - Calculus A (3 cr. hr.) or
  • MAT 135 - Calculus I (4 cr. hr.)
  • PHY 105 - Elementary Mechanics and Heat (4 cr. hr.) or
  • PHY 201 - Principles of Physics I (4 cr. hr.)
  • PSY 101 - Introductory Psychology (3 cr. hr.)
  • EXS 297 - Motor Behavior (3 cr. hr.)
  • EXS 346 - Sport Psychology (3 cr. hr.) or
  • EXS 367 - Exercise Psychology (3 cr. hr.)
  • EXS 387 - Biomechanics (3 cr. hr.)
  • EXS 397 - Exercise Physiology I (3 cr. hr.)
Must select one second-level chemistry or physics course from the following:
  • CHE 122 - Elementary Chemistry II (3 cr. hr.) if CHE 121 is taken
  • CHE 222 - General Chemistry II (4 cr. hr.) if CHE 221 is taken
  • PHY 106 - Elementary Electricity, Light and Sound (4 cr. hr.) if PHY 105 is taken
  • PHY 202 - Principles of Physics II (4 cr. hr.) if PHY 201 is taken
Select one statistics course from the following:
  • EXS 201 - Statistics in Exercise Science (3 cr. hr.)
  • MAT 201 - Statistical Methods (3 cr. hr.)
  • PSY 201 - Statistical Methods (3 cr. hr.)
  • ECO 221 - Economic Statistics (3 cr. hr.)
  • COM 230 - Statistical Methods (3 cr. hr.)
  • PED 434 - Statistics and Assessment in Physical Education (3 cr. hr.)
Total Credit Hours Required for the Minor: 38-42