Students in the exercise science major must complete, at a
minimum, a 3-credit internship (126 hours) during their senior year. The option
is also available to complete a 6-credit internship (252 hours). The internship
provides the students with the opportunity to practice and/or apply knowledge
and skills in various professional environments.
Students must satisfy the following criteria to be eligible
to enter an internship:
Students are required to attend a pre-internship meeting the semester before their eligibility to obtain departmental permission, as well as
attend a course meeting prior to the start of their internship hours.
- Complete a minimum of 90 credits with a
cumulative grade-point average of at least 2.0.
- Complete a minimum of 20 credits in the major,
with a cumulative grade-point average of at least 2.0 for all required courses
in exercise science.