Exercise Science

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Do you enjoy learning about the human body and improving overall health by conditioning, training and nutrition? Do you see yourself teaching others to do the same?  Barton’s Exercise Science program prepares students for transfer while providing an overall knowledge within the study of health and human movement while also focusing on safety, first aid and injury prevention. 

Curriculum Guide

2018-2020 Curriculum Guides: Students who enrolled in their program prior to Fall 2020 should use should use the following Curriculum Guide. 

Associate in Science - Emphasis of Study
2018-2020 Exercise Science

2020-2022 Curriculum Guides: Newly admitted or returning re-admitted students for Fall 2020 or later should use the following Curriculum Guide.

Associate in Science - Emphasis of Study
2020-2022 Exercise Science

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Students Preparing to Transfer

Barton Community College's Exercise Science curriculum is designed to provide the general education requirement and core courses for students who plan to transfer to a four year college or university to complete a bachelor's degree in Exercise Science or related field. In addition to general education courses like Personal and Community Health, we offer other classes including Intro to Exercise Science, Intro to HPER, and Basic Nutrition. Electives must meet the requirements of your transferring institution. Students should coordinate with their advisor for transfer requirements.

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