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 courses.

Management of health and fitness majors must achieve a grade of “C” (2.00) or higher in all major courses. In addition, students are expected to follow a lifestyle commensurate with their professional aspirations.

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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 47-51
HHP Electives - selected with advisor approval  8

Other Required Courses 26-27
CH 105 Chemical Principles (4 cr.) [III] or 4-5
     CH 107 Introductory Chemistry I (4 cr.) or
     CH 111 General Chemistry I (5 cr.) [III]

This major does not require a minor.

*Based on adviser approval and career goals.