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For more information on the Kinesiology Department
Required Credits for Major: 71
Program Code: BS-PE-K12
With Optional Health Certification: 83 credits required for Major and Endorsement (Program Code: BS-PE-KH12)
Add three (3) credits for Optional Drivers Education Endorsement
Program Specific Policies:
Required Course: 1
Required Credits (excluding those completed as part of the major requirements): 34
Seven (7) University Core Curriculum courses are specified by this major:
Two (2) University Core Curriculum courses are completed as part of the major requirements:
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Required Credits: 0-6
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Required Credits: 18
Required Credits: 30
Required Credits: 6
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Credits Required: 11
Required Courses: 2
Two (2) Technology Intensive course is completed as part of the major requirements:
Required Courses: 4
Two (2) Writing intensive courses are completed for University Core Curriculum Areas 2B and 2C: ENG 1100 and ENG 1500
Two (2) additional Writing Intensive courses are required for graduation.
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Required Credits: 12
Required Credits: 3