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Apply to Exercise Science

To join this program, you must apply for admission. This program accepts 35 students each fall and spring term. Successful applicants complete the prerequisites and apply early – admission is first-come, first-served.

Questions? Attend an information session or talk with a program advisor.

How to apply

  1. Apply to PCC

    Applying to PCC is free and only takes a few minutes. Complete this step as soon as possible so you can start using PCC resources. On the application, choose Associate of General Studies for your major. (Your major will be updated after you’re admitted to the program.)
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  2. Application timeline
    Term you want to start Apply to Exercise Science
    Spring 2022 by March 5, 2022
    Fall 2022 by September 3, 2022
    Take prerequisites
    • Attend an information session or view the slides.
    • To see if you’ve met these prerequisites, follow the steps under plan your first term.
      • IRW 115: Introduction to College Reading and Composition, or WR 115: Introduction to College Composition and RD 115: College Reading
      • MTH 20: Fundamentals of Mathematics
  3. Submit application

    Complete the application to Exercise Science.

After you apply

Within two weeks after a completed application is submitted, we will notify applicants of their status. Check your MyPCC email: all communication is done through your PCC email account.

A Health Admissions advisor will go over course planning and program expectations with you.