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    Jul 23, 2024  
Missouri Baptist University 2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
Missouri Baptist University 2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Exercise Science, BA

CIP Code: 31.0505



Required Natural Sciences for General Education and Degree Requirements


1Satisfies general education requirement in biology

2Satisfies 1 of 2 additional sciences required for BS degree

3A grade of C or better is required for minors

4Satisfies general education requirement in chemistry or physical science

A grade of C or better is also required in KHSC 333 - Health and Wellness  for the minor in Health Science.

Major Requirements

Required Biology (BIOL) courses

Required Natural Science and Mathematics Courses

3 courses from the following (at least 11 hours)

Required Health Science courses


Admission Requirement:

  • Freshmen: Student must have a 21 or higher composite ACT score
  • Transfers: Student must have a 2.5 or higher cumulative GPA

Students not meeting the Exercise Science admission requirement upon entering the University may be immediately accepted into the Fitness Management major. Students wishing to be admitted into the Exercise Science major will be allowed to  present a written request for acceptance to the chair of the Health and Sport Sciences Division after at least one full semester of study at MBU if the cumulative 2.5 GPA requirement has been met.

A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 is required for graduation.

¹See the catalog section on Senior Permission  for information on earning graduate credit for this course.

Total: 71 Hours