Majors and Minors

Degree or Program Details

Management of Health and Fitness Major

This major focuses on health and fitness promotion and disease prevention interventions. Completion of this program prepares students for entry-level jobs at worksites, hospitals/clinics, public health agencies, health clubs, geriatric centers and other places where health and fitness are promoted. Health and fitness management majors must achieve a grade of "C" (2.00) or higher in all major HL/PE academic courses and in all HP activity courses.

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Total Credits Required for Degree 124

Liberal Studies 30-40
Health Promotion Requirements 2

Required Courses for Health Promotion 

Required Courses in Major 45-51
         HL 311 Health Communication (2 cr.)
Activities 4
        Select PE, HP, and/or RE activity courses. One must be an HP outdoor activity. 

Other Required Courses 28-29
CH 105 Chemical Principles (4 cr.) [III] or 4-5
     CH 107 Introductory Chemistry I (4 cr.) [III] or
     CH 111 General Chemistry I (5 cr.) [III]

This major does not require a minor.