KinesiologyMajor Code: 440B
Associate in Applied Science
This two-year degree prepares the wellness specialist to assess, design and implement individual and group exercise and fitness programs for healthy individuals and individuals with controlled disease. The graduate will be skilled in evaluating health behaviors and risk factors, conducting fitness assessments, writing appropriate exercise prescriptions, and motivating individuals to modify negative health habits and maintain positive lifestyle behaviors for health promotion.
General Education Requirements15
Major Program Requirements40
Select electives from the courses listed and any Physical Education (PED) course.
Total Semester Hours for Degree60
Take the Certified Personal Trainer exam and the Certified Group Exercise Instructor exam through American College of Sports Medicine after completion of all courses.