2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Oct 18, 2021  
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Fitness Development [FIT]

This program in the Kinesiology Department  provides a theoretical and practical knowledge base for students who are interested in careers in health/fitness settings. Students in this program have the opportunity to prepare for careers in fitness management, health promotion and other wellness-related programs.

This program can lead to certification as a health/fitness instructor, personal trainer, and/or certified strength and conditioning specialist through the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). The program is formally recognized by the NSCA.

A. General Education and Liberal Arts: 75 credit hours

Quantitative Skills - GE 1

Three credit hours, select one course from the following:

Liberal Arts Electives (26 credit hours)

D. Fitness Development Activity Requirements: 6 credit hours

F. Free Electives: 1-10 credit hours

Total Credit Hours Required for Graduation: 124