Major Requirements - Fitness and Health Promotion

Physical Education Required Core Courses: 12 semester hours
PED3210 Kinesiology for Athletic Training, Fitness and Health Sciences (4)
PED3225 Physiology of Exercise for Athletic Training, Fitness and Health Sciences (4)
PED4110 Administration of Coaching and Fitness and Health Promotion (4)

Science Core Courses: 16–20 semester hours
BIO1210/BIO1210z Biology of Cells (4)
BIO2660/BIO2660z Anatomy and Physiology I (4)
BIO2670/BIO2670z Anatomy and Physiology II (4)
BIO2080 Nutrition and Health Promotion (4)
MTH1100 College Algebra (4) or successful completion of the Mathematics Competency Examination

Professional Core Courses for Fitness and Health Promotion: 42–43 semester hours
PED1200 Fitness for Life (2)
PED1420 Step and Train (2)
PED2080 First Aid/CPR (1) (or current CPR card on file)
PED2250 Introduction to Fitness and Health Promotion (2)
PED2500 Prevention and Care of Acute Athletic Injuries and Illnesses (4)
PED2550 Advanced Strength Training and Conditioning: Certification Preparation (4)
PED3250 Fitness Assessment and Program Design (4)
PED3300 Advanced Program Design for Special Populations (4)
PED3260 Worksite Health Promotion (4)
PED4250 Fitness and Health Promotion Internship (12)
PED4370 Facilities and Special Events (4)


Required Minor in Business Administration: 20 semester hours
BUS1020 Foundations of Management (4)
ACC2020 Principles of Managerial Accounting (4)
ECN2030 Principles of Economics (4)
MKT2300 Principles of Marketing (4)
MTH2320 General Statistics (4)