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Program Requirements for 2015-2016 Catalog Year

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The General Education Program Website is located at

To prevent or minimize excess hours, select general education courses that satisfy common prerequisite requirements for your intended major.

  1. FGCU General Education Program (

  2. Common Prerequisites
    A minimum grade of C is required in each course.

    FGCU Course: BSC 1010C Gen'l Biology w/Lab I (4)
    Acceptable Substitute: BSC X010C or (BSC X010 and BSC X010L)

    FGCU Course: BSC 1085C Hum Anat & Physio w/Lab I (4) and BSC 1086C Hum Anat & Physio w/Lab II (4)
    Acceptable Substitute: [(BSCX093 and BSCX093L) and (BSCX094 and BSCX094L)] or (PETX322C and PETX323C) or (ZOOX733C and PCBX703C) or (APKX100C and APKX105C) or [(BSCX085 and BSCX085L) and (BSCX086 and BSCX086L)] or (BSCX085C and BSCX086C)

    FGCU Course: HSC 2577 Nutri Human Health & Wellness (3)
    Acceptable Substitute: HUNX201 or HUNX941 or HUNX002 or HSCX577

    FGCU Course: PHY 2053C College Physics w/Lab I (4)
    Acceptable Substitute: (PHYX053 and PHYX053L) or PHYX053C or (PHYX048 and PHYX048L) or PHYX048C

    FGCU Course: PSY 2012 General Psychology (3)
    Acceptable Substitute: PSYX012

    FGCU Course: STA 2023 Statistical Methods (3)
    Acceptable Substitute: STAX023 or STAX122 or STAX201

  3. Required Courses in the Major (57 credits)
    APK 4110L Applied Exercise Physiology (3)
    APK 4112 Sport & Human Exer Psychology (3)
    APK 4123 Human Perf and Energy Supplies (2)
    APK 4930 PDS II Prep for Entering (2)
    ATR 3014C Intro to Athletic Training (3)
    ATR 3432C General Med Conditions in AT (2)
    ATR 3512 Athletic Health Care Admin (3)
    ATR 3812 Clinical Practice I (1)
    ATR 3813C AT Practice I (3)
    ATR 3822 Clinical Practice II (1)
    ATR 3823C Athletic Training Practice II (3)
    ATR 4832 Clinical Practice III (1)
    ATR 4833C Athletic Training Practice III (4)
    ATR 4842C Athletic Training Practice IV (4)
    ATR 4843 Clinical Practice IV (3)
    ATR 4852 Clinical Practice V (3)
    IHS 4504 Research Methods in Health Care (3)
    PHT 3176 Movement Science I (6)
    PHT 3176L Movement Science I Lab (2)
    PHT 3177 Movement Science II (4)
    PHT 3177L Movement Science II Lab (1)

  4. University Requirements (3 credits)
    IDS 3920 University Colloquium (3)

  5. Additional Electives - as needed to reach total credits required for the degree

Additional Graduation Requirements

  • Students must satisfactorily complete a minimum of 120 credits.
  • At least 48 of the 120 credits must be in the upper division (3000 and higher).
  • At least 30 of the last 60 credits must be earned at FGCU.
  • A cumulative GPA of 2.0 is required for all coursework attempted at FGCU.
  • Satisfy College-Level Skills and foreign language entrance requirements.
  • Satisfy Service Learning requirement. See
  • Perform at Entry Level in all criteria of the Professional Behaviors Plan.
  • Complete all Required Courses in the Major with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
  • Apply for graduation per university guidelines and timeline.
  • Meet all Athletic Training Education Program and FGCU graduation requirements.
  • Adhere to requirements as stated in the Athletic Training Student Guidebook.