What You Will Learn
What is the Wellness & Fitness Degree?
The Bachelor of Science in Health & Physical Education with an emphasis in Wellness
& Fitness is housed within the College of Education. This program covers a variety
of topics from personal physical fitness to health and nutrition.
What Will I Learn In This Program?
- Motor skill development, including all physiological and biomedical concepts.
- Achieving and maintaining a health-enhancing level of fitness.
- Effective use of assessment methods to measure progress.
- Impact of instructional methods on results.
What Courses Will I Take?
The Academic Advising Center has created maps that are term-by-term sample course schedules based on the current Undergraduate Catalog. On each Degree Map, the milestones listed to the right of each term are designed to keep students on track to graduate in four years.
What Resources Are Available To Me?
- National Athletic Trainers’ Association
- American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
- IDEA Health & Fitness Association
- National Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity
- The American Council on Exercise
- National Association for Health and Fitness
- National Strength and Conditioning Association
- American Society of Exercise Physiologists
- International Fitness Association
Additional resources specifically for Tech students:
Where Might I Find A Job After Graduating From This Program?
Positions within the Wellness & Fitness fields vary from training and coaching to
wellness advising. Students can think out of the box with this major as well through
careers in sports management and nutrition coaching, as well as individual training
and public education.
Where Can I Get More Information About The Wellness & Fitness Degree?
For more information about the Wellness & Fitness degree and requirements, see the program within the College of Education catalog.