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Program Requirements

This program is designed to be completed in 5 academic terms, including one summer. The Pre-Kinesiology core may be completed prior to admission to the program, but is built into the curriculum for those who do not.

Plan of Study Includes

  • Required Pre-Kinesiology core courses
  • Kinesiology courses in the Health Science option
  • Required Upper-Division General Education Courses
Required Upper-Division General Education Courses
 Area Course Course Title  Units 
BB BIOL 323 Biology of Nutrition and Disease 3
CC PHIL 345 Bioethics and Medical Ethics 3
DD ANTH 301 Culture & Medicine - Healers and Healing Practices 3
Additional University and Required Graduation Courses
Area Course Title Course
American Institutions U.S. History (1500-1877) OR
U.S. History (1877-Present)
HIST 130
HIST 131 
American Institutions U.S. Government and Politics PSCI 100
GE LANG Language Other Than English Requirement (LOTER)*  

These required courses are not included in the plan of study and it is preferred they be taken prior to admission.


Note: Completion of the Language Other Than English Requirement (LOTER) is required of all baccalaureate students, including additional bachelor students.  For additional information about how to satisfy this requirement, please visit: CSUSM LOTER.