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MSAT Prerequisite Courses

Please note that our prerequisite requirements will change beginning with the 2020-2021 application cycle (for those planning to start the program in Summer 2021). The MSAT program requires one (1) semester course in the following areas:

For Applicants During 2019-20 Application Cycle For Applicants During the 2020-2021 Application Cycle, and beyond:
General Biology
Human Anatomy
Human Anatomy
Human Physiology
Human Physiology
Chemistry
Chemistry
Physics
Physics
Psychology
Psychology
Nutrition
Nutrition
Statistics
Statistics
Medical Terminology
Medical Terminology
Musculoskeletal or Movement Anatomy
Musculoskeletal or Movement Anatomy (recommended, not required)
Exercise Physiology
Exercise Physiology
Pathologies in Sport/Exercise (e.g., Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries)
Pathologies in Sport/Exercise (e.g., Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries)

Prerequisite Requirements

  • All prerequisite must have been completed within the past 7 years.
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology must be at least: 6 semester units combined OR separate 3-unit courses
  • Students must complete all pre-requisite courses with a grade of “C” or better. Note: a C- does not meet the minimum grade requirement

Undergraduate students enrolled at CSU Fullerton can meet our prerequisite requirements by taking the following courses:

Prerequisite Requirement CSUF Recommended Course
General Biology
BIOL 151
Human Anatomy

KNES/BIOL 191A - Anatomy & Physiology A

Human Physiology
KNES/BIOL 191B - Anatomy & Physiology B
Chemistry
CHEM 120A (preferred) or CHEM 115
Physics
PHYS 211/L (preferred) or PHYS 101
Psychology
KNES 383 (preferred) or PSYC 101
Nutrition
KNES 470
Statistics
KNES 349 (preferred) or MATH 120
Medical Terminology
KNES 205
Musculoskeletal or Movement Anatomy
(recommended, not required)
KNES 360
Exercise Physiology
KNES 348 (Lab preferred but not required)
Pathologies in Sport/Exercise
(e.g., Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries)
KNES 365

For individual questions about course prerequisites, please contact the MSAT Program Director, Dr. Jason Bennett at jabennett@fullerton.edu and provide a course description and/or syllabus to assist in determining if a course meets the MSAT prerequisite requirements.

 

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