Effective Fall 2020, the B.S. program in APK will no longer offer specializations. The new curriculum provides students the opportunity to pursue academic interests, student experiences, and employment opportunities at clinical and research-oriented educational institutions, health agencies and organizations, corporate or private fitness programming centers, and other health-related business and industry opportunities.
Note: For prerequisite course numbers, # can be the number 1 or 2 (e.g. BSC1010 or 2010).
All applicants are required to submit the Letter of Intent Form
Applications missing this form will be considered incomplete and admission will be denied.
Transfer students must complete specific prerequisite courses prior to their enrollment at UF. The BS-APK major requires a minimum 2.8 prerequisite GPA and a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA.
BSC#010 & BSC#010L — General Biology I with lab
BSC#011 & BSC#011L — General Biology II with lab
CHM1025 — Introduction to Chemistry
Or CHM#045 & CHM#045L — General Chemistry I (inorganic) with lab
HUN#201 — Principles of Human Nutrition
MAC 1147 (or equivalent) or higher — Precalculus Algebra and Trigonometry
PSY 2012 — General Psychology
APK3110c - Exercise Physiology
STA 2023 — Introduction to Statistics
These courses are not required for admission, but if they are offered at your institution, please complete them prior to admission. If these courses are not offered at your institution, you will be required to complete them your first term of enrollment at UF.