Exercise & Wellness

Exercise & Wellness
BS
Hours60.5 Credit Hours
MAPMajor Academic Plan

Program Requirements

Complete the senior exit interview.
Requirement 3 Complete 4.0 hours from the following Courses
Required core course:
Requirement 4 Complete 24.0 hours from the following Options
Electives:
Program Outcomes

Exercise and Wellness Knowledge

1. Demonstrate competency in skills and abilities relating to stress management, chronic disease prevention, anatomy, exercise physiology, appraising health and fitness, worksite wellness program component design, healthy diet, and weight management. Have an internship experience with a high quality agency that allows for skills and knowledge of exercise and wellness principles to be applied.

Exercise and Wellness Knowledge

Demonstrate competency in skills and abilities relating to stress management, chronic disease prevention, anatomy, exercise physiology, appraising health and fitness, worksite wellness program component design, healthy diet, and weight management. Have an internship experience with a high quality agency that allows for skills and knowledge of exercise and wellness principles to be applied.

Competency in Course Objectives

1. Demonstrate competency on course assignments/exams pertaining to learning objectives for each required course (adaquate competency would include skills and abilities relating to stress management, chronic disease prevention, anatomy, exercise physiology, appraising health and fitness, worksite wellness program component design, healthy diet, and weight management)

Health Assessment, Evaluation, and Prescription

Conduct fitness assessments, write exercise prescriptions, evaluate health behaviors/health outcomes, and risk factors for disease and physical dysfunction

Health Assessment, Evaluation, and Prescription

2. Conduct fitness assessments, write exercise prescriptions, evaluate health behaviors/health outcomes, and risk factors for disease and physical dysfunction

Internship Experience

3. Demonstrate practical application of Exercise and Wellness program course learning outcomes by successfully completing the 200 hour internship requirement

Career and Professional Preparation

3. Be prepared to gain satisfying employment in an Exercise and Wellness related area or continue in graduate studies in Exercise and Wellness

Career and Professional Preparation

Demonstrate an understanding of current ethical concerns in the profession and demonstrate interview skills to become a professional and secure employment in an Exercise and Wellness related area or continue in graduate studies in Exercise and Wellness

Career and Professional Preparation

4. Gain satisfying employment in an Exercise and Wellness related area or continue in graduate studies in Exercise and Wellness

Career and Professional Preparation

3. Gain interview skills to secure employment in an Exercise and Wellness related area or continue in graduate studies in Exercise and Wellness

Career and Professional Preparation

3. Demonstrate an understanding of current ethical concerns in the profession and demonstrate interview skills to become a professional and secure employment in an Exercise and Wellness related area or continue in graduate studies in Exercise and Wellness