Pre-Physical Therapy Concentration - HSS, B.S.

Pre-Physical Therapy 

Concentration Requirements

Grade point average – minimum of 3.2 overall.
Must complete all requirements for the
HHPR Required Courses
HP 1420Human Anatomy4
HP 2306Anatomical Kinesiology3
HP 2307Biomechanics3
or HP 2341 Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries
HP 2420Exercise Physiology4
or NSC 1306
NSC 1106
Introduction to Neuroscience
and Introduction to Neuroscience Laboratory
Professional Field Experiences
HP 4V79Internship in Human Performance3
or HED 4V80 Professional Internship in Health
Students must have department approval and current First Aid and CPR certification to enroll in this course.
HHPR Restricted Electives
Select 12 semester hours from the following:12
Stress Management/Mental-Emotional Health
Small-Group Communication
Maternal and Infant Health
Men's Health and Wellness
Human Sexuality
Dying and Death Education
Global Health
Clinical Skills Training and Assessment
A Biblical Theology of Suffering for Health Care Providers
Service, Leadership, and Organizational Wellness in a Healthcare Career
Essentials of Ethics in Healthcare
Fundamentals of Exercise Biochemistry
Research Methods and Design in Exercise Science
Adapted Human Performance
Risk Management in HHPR
Exercise Prescription in Health and Disease
Exercise and Sport Nutrition
Techniques of Strength Training and Conditioning
Motor Learning and Development
Upper Level Supportive Electives6
Required Courses in Other Fields
BIO 3322
BIO 3122
Human Physiology
and Human Physiology Lab
BIO 4432General Human Anatomy4
CHE 1302
CHE 1102
Basic Principles of Modern Chemistry II
and General Chemistry Laboratory II
CLA 3381Medical Terminology3
NUTR 3314Consumer Nutrition3
PHY 1408
PHY 1409
General Physics for Natural and Behavioral Sciences I
and General Physics for Natural and Behavioral Sciences II
PUBH 1145Health and Human Behavior1
PSY 3321Abnormal Psychology3
or PSY 3341 A Survey of Human Development
Select one course from the following:3
Elementary Statistics
Introductory Statistical Methods
Total Hours68