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  • Sport Fitness

    Sport Fitness

    Our bachelor’s degree in Sport Fitness prepares you for dynamic careers in fitness, exercise science and coaching. In the classroom, you’ll develop your skills through in-depth coursework in subject matters that combine science and sport with a broad foundation in the liberal arts. And you’ll choose a concentration that interests you. 

    Beyond the classroom, you’ll work side by side with fitness specialists or with business professionals at venues such as Gillette Stadium to gain practical experience in the real world.

    Course Sequence

    Sport Fitness

    Majors (36 credits) Credits
    SFL 111
    Introduction to Sport, Fitness and Exercise
    3
    SFL 174
    History and Philosophy of Sport and Physical Activity
    3
    SFL 170
    First Aid and Safety/CPR/AED
    3
    SFL 260
    Fundamentals of Physical Fitness and Conditioning
    3
    SFL 421
    Exercise for Special Populations
    3
    SFL 234
    Nutrition and Food Science
    3
    BIO 387
    Kinesiology
    3
    SFL 434
    Sport Nutrition
    3
    PSY 111
    General Psychology
    3
    CAR 200
    The Internship Preparation Seminar
    1
    CAR 300
    The Internship Experience
    2
    SFL 450
    Senior Seminar
    3
    SFL 495
    Senior Capstone
    3
    Core (43 Credits) Credits
    ENG 111
    Composition I
    3
    ENG 112
    Composition II
    3
    SPC 101
    Communication Fundamentals
    3
    MTH 150
    Foundations of Quantitative Reasoning
    3
    BIO 175
    Anatomy Essentials
    4
    ART ELECTIVE
    Core Distribution Arts Elective
    3
    HUMANITIES ELECTIVE
    Humanities Elective
    3
    NATURAL SCIENCE AND MATH ELECTIVE
    Natural Sciences and Mathematics Elective
    3
    SOCIAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE
    Social Sciences Elective
    3
    ENG 320
    Advanced Essay Writing
    3
    COM 327
    Applied Professional Communication
    3
    LIBERAL ARTS ELECTIVE
    Liberal Arts Elective
    3
    LIBERAL ARTS ELECTIVE
    Liberal Arts Elective
    3
    LIBERAL ARTS ELECTIVE
    Liberal Arts Elective
    3
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    TOTAL CREDITS: 120 Credits

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