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College of Health Professions and Social Work -  Academic Advising

College of Health Professions and Social Work - Academic Advising

Supplemental Application


 Exercise Science (B.S.) supplemental application information:

Exercise Science application checklist.

  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended (except FGCU) submitted with application (only original, unopened transcripts will be considered official and is in addition to transcripts submitted for admission to FGCU).
  • Complete an Exercise Science program portfolio, which includes the following:
    • Resume
    • Responses to Section 2 and Section 3 on the Exercise Science portfolio development guidelines
  • Submit the following Exercise Science application materials:
    • Exercise Science Technical Standards Signature form (signed by physician)
    • Physical Exam Form (signed by physician)
    • Present and Future Coursework Planning Sheet
    • Immunization Requirements form (signed by health care provider)
      • Include medical records for immunizations, vaccines and screening tests
    • Prerequisite GPA Calculation Sheet
    • Course Equivalent Substitution Form (if applicable)
    • Complete a level II background check by August 1st.
  • At time of application to the program, the following courses must be completed: BSC 1010C or BSC 1010 and BSC 1010L or approved substitute; BSC 1085C or approved substitute; CHM 1045C or CHM 1045 and CHM 1045L orapproved substitute; two additional courses from the list of common prerequisites or approved substitutes below.
  • All prerequisite courses must be completed by the end of the summer term in which application is received.
  • A minimum of a least a B- or better in each of the following prerequisite courses: General Biology w/ Lab I (BSC 1010C), Human Anatomy & Physiology w/ Lab I (BSC 1085C), and Human Anatomy & Physiology w/ Lab II (BSC 1086C).  All other prerequisite courses must be completed with a C or better (a grade of C- or less is not acceptable).