This program is intended for students interested in transferring to Grand Valley State University to complete a degree in the Health Fitness Instruction track of the Exercise Science program. This program focuses on the psychological and sociological principles underpinning exercise science and prepares students to work with individuals and groups in settings such as corporate wellness, community health, fitness clubs, and athletic settings. This program is designed for students to spend two years at GRCC and then transfer seamlessly to Grand Valley State University for two years, where they may graduate with a B.S. in Exercise Science with an emphasis in Health Fitness Instruction.
Select a minimum of 30 credit hours of course work from the General Education course list. Course work must be selected as directed in the areas below.
Students should review the General Education Course Requirements at Grand Valley State University in order to select the Humanities and Open Elective courses that will best meet their needs.
MOV 201 - Students should enroll in this course (at Grand Valley) in the Spring before their first Fall semester at Grand Valley State University.
MOV 304 - Students should either dual enroll and take this course at Grand Valley while they are attending GRCC or students should take this course during the Spring semester before their first Fall semester at Grand Valley State University.
Students must be formally admitted to the transfer institution and program. It is recommended that students meet with an advisor to review the program and course schedule prior to completing this articulated program. Students must complete 30 credit hours of General Education courses from the appropriate General Education categories with a grade of “C” or Higher to qualify for the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA).