Promotion to Professional Sequence is the process by which a
student in the exercise science (ES) program gets promoted to the
upper division and approved for taking upper-level courses
(300-400) in his/her major.
All students must be approved to take advanced courses in ES
regardless of whether they wish to earn a BS in exercise science,
apply to the pre-physical therapy program, to the BS/MS in exercise
and nutrition or to the BS/MPH. Promotion to Professional Sequence
is competitive and limited to 120 students.
Applications are due by Friday of the second week of the spring
semester. The earliest time PPS applications can be filed is
Jan. 1. The Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences
will not accept any applications prior to the posting of official
The deadline for applications is Friday of the second
week of the spring semester. You can submit an application after
the deadline but it will be marked as late and will only be
considered if space is available.
Students can view a recording of the Application
Download the Application
Contact your advisor in the Office of Academic and Student
Affairs (OASA) at firstname.lastname@example.org or
716-829-5000, or Pedro Sotelo-Peryea at email@example.com or