Exercise Science and Kinesiology | AA - Western Iowa Tech Community College
Western Iowa Tech Community College
Exercise Science and Kinesiology | AA

Exercise Science and Kinesiology | AA

Degree
Associate of Arts
Credits
64
Location
Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes

Exercise Science and Kinesiology is the study of the Science of human movement. Students will learn about the changes caused by physical activity in the body. Students will also learn how to help people live healthier lives through exercise, rehabilitation, and nutrition. The Exercise Science and Kinesiology Transfer Major gives you a strong background for those looking to pursue further study and a career in fields such as occupational therapy, physician assistant, physical therapy, or chiropractic studies. A combination of biology, exercise science, and chemistry will be studied.

Meet Your Advisor

Fran DeJong
Fran DeJong
Admissions Representative
fran.dejong@witcc.edu
712.317.3345
Sioux City Campus, Admissions
Book an Appointment https://www2.witcc.edu/admissions/fran

Career Options

Exercise science majors study the science of the human movement. They also learn how to help people live healthier lives through exercise, rehabilitation, and nutrition.

Required Classes for Exercise Science and Kinesiology | AA

SDV-108 The College Experience 1
ENG-105 Composition I 3
PHI-105 Introduction to Ethics 3
BIO-116 General Biology 1B 4
SOC-108 Fundamentals of Diversity 3
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology 3
     
ENG-106 Composition II 3
SPC-112 Public Speaking 3
BIO-151 Nutrition 3
BIO-117 General Biology IIB 4
MAT-157 Statistics 4
     
PHI-101 Introduction to Philosophy 3
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology 3
CHM-166 General Chemistry I 5
BIO-168 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
     
BIO-173 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
CHM-176 General Chemistry II 5
MUS-100 Music Appreciation 3
ELE-XXXX Electives 3

 

 

Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Dr. Frank O'Neill D.C.
Dr. Frank O'Neill D.C.
Sports Medicine Instructor
frank.oneill@witcc.edu
712.317.3455
Sioux City Campus, Room L322
Sima Dabir M.S.
Sima Dabir M.S.
Associate Dean of Arts & Science
sima.dabir@witcc.edu
712.317.3342
Sioux City Campus, Room L317
 

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $12,608.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $12,672.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,075.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.