Bachelor of Science, Major in Human Performance and Wellness Management

This degree option prepares students for employment as managers of wellness and fitness programs that include corporate wellness programs, private health clubs, senior living facilities, and community and private health/wellness programs.

Bachelor of Science in Human Performance and Wellness Management
Core Curriculum
Component Area I (Communication)6
Component Area II (Mathematics)3
Component Area III (Life and Physical Science)8
Component Area IV (Language, Philosophy, and Culture)3
Component Area V (Creative Arts)3
Component Area VI (U.S. History)6
Component Area VII (Political Science/Government)6
Component Area VIII (Social and Behavioral Sciences)3
Component Area IX (Component Area Option)4
Degree Specific Requirements
BIOL 2401Human Anatomy 14
or BIOL 2403 Human Anatomy & Physiology I
BIOL 2402Human Physiology4
or BIOL 2404 Human Anatomy & Physiology II
CHEM 1406Inorganic & Envir Chemistry 14
or CHEM 1411 General Chemistry I
COMS 1361Public Speaking 23
FACS 2362Nutrition 33
or FACS 1367 Basic Nutrition
KINE 2115Lifetime Health and Wellness 41
MATH 1314Pre Calculus Algebra 53
or MATH 1316 Plane Trigonometry
MATH 1369Elementary Statistics3
or MATH 1370 Intro Biomedical Statistics
or MATH 3379 Statistical Mthods in Practice
PHYS 1305Classical Physics & Thermdynmc3
PHYS 1105Class Phy & Thermodynamics Lab1
PSYC 1301Introduction To Psychology 63
Major
Wellness Management Health Courses
HLTH 2381Consumer Health Education3
or KINE 1331 Foundations Of Kinesiology
HLTH 3361Health Planning & Evaluation3
HLTH 3392Health Comm & Literacy3
HLTH 4363Interventions for Wellness3
HLTH 4364Directing Wellness Programs3
or HLTH 4361 Mgng Hlth Promo in Workplace
HLTH 4384Internship Preparation3
or KINE 4393 Prncples& Prac Of Adlt Fit Mgt
HLTH 4387Community Health3
HLTH 4394Internship Program 73
or KINE 4394 Internship
HLTH 4394Internship Program 73
or KINE 4394 Internship
Wellness Management Interdisciplinary Courses
ATTR 3370Prevention & Care of Injuries3
BUAD 3355Business Law3
KINE 2114Wgt Train & Phy Conditioning1
KINE 3362Functional Kinesiology3
KINE 3364Motor Learning3
KINE 3373Physiology Of Exercise3
KINE 4314Advanced Strength Training3
KINE 4362Biomechanical Analysis3
KINE 4373Adv Tpcs In Physlgy Of Exercis3
KINE 4377Prin Exer Testing/Prescription3
MGMT 3310Principles Of Management3
MGMT 3330Human Resource Management3
MKTG 3310Principles Of Marketing3
Total Hours120

Notes

Degree must have 120 hours with at least 42 advanced hours (3000 and 4000) taken at a four year institution.

Consult current University catalog for questions concerning transfer courses and residency requirements.

Students must earn a grade of "C' or better in ​HLTH 4394 or KINE 4394.

HLTH 4393 requires a prerequisite 12 hours of HLTH course work.

HLTH 4384 must be completed prior to enrollment in HLTH 4394 (internship).

KINE 4393 must be completed prior to enrollment in KINE 4394 (internship).

HLTH 4394 or KINE 4394 (internship) is the Wellness Management Internship that requires 400 hours total, can be taken across two semesters. Internships are performed during the final semester(s) prior to students anticipated graduation date.

Plan to schedule approximately 27 involvement hours per week if completing all 400 hours in one semester.

BIOL 2402 or BIOL 2404 requires a grade of “C” or higher in BIOL 2401 or BIOL 2403 and CHEM 1406.

HLTH 3361, HLTH 4363, HLTH 4364, HLTH 4387, KINE 3373 and MKTG 3310 require Junior Standing.

ATTR 3370 requires 60 + hours or permission of the instructor.

MGMT 3310 requires 50 hours of course work completed.

MGMT 3330 requires a prerequisite of MGMT 3310.

First Year
FallHoursSpringHours
CHEM 140614ENGL 130213
ENGL 130123HIST 130233
HIST 130133MATH 1369, 1370, or 33793
KINE 21141PHYS 13053
KINE 211541PHYS 11051
MATH 1314 or 131653PSYC 130163
 15 16
Second Year
FallHoursSpringHours
BIOL 2401 or 240314BIOL 2402 or 24044
FACS 2362 or 13673COMS 136143
POLS 230573HLTH 2381 or KINE 13313
Component Area IV3HLTH 33923
Component Area V3POLS 230673
 16 16
Third Year
FallHoursSpringHours
KINE 33623HLTH 43633
KINE 33643HLTH 43873
KINE 33733MGMT 33303
MKTG 33103KINE 43143
MGMT 33103ATTR 33703
 15 15
Fourth Year
FallHoursSpringHours
BUAD 33553KINE 43623
HLTH 33613KINE 43733
HLTH 4364 or 43613KINE 4394 or HLTH 43943
HLTH 4384 or KINE 43933KINE 4394 or HLTH 43943
KINE 43773 
 15 12
Total Hours: 120

Notes

Degree must have 120 hours with at least 42 advanced hours (3000 and 4000) taken at a four year institution.

Consult current University catalog for questions concerning transfer courses and residency requirements.

Students must earn a grade of "C' or better in ​HLTH 4394 or KINE 4394.

HLTH 4393 requires a prerequisite 12 hours of HLTH course work.

HLTH 4384 must be completed prior to enrollment in HLTH 4394 (internship).

KINE 4393 must be completed prior to enrollment in KINE 4394 (internship).

HLTH 4394 or KINE 4394 (internship) is the Wellness Management Internship that requires 400 hours total, can be taken across two semesters. Internships are performed during the final semester(s) prior to students anticipated graduation date.

Plan to schedule approximately 27 involvement hours per week if completing all 400 hours in one semester.

BIOL 2402 or BIOL 2404 requires a grade of “C” or higher in BIOL 2401 or BIOL 2403 and CHEM 1406.

HLTH 3361HLTH 4363HLTH 4364HLTH 4387KINE 3373 and MKTG 3310 require Junior Standing.

ATTR 3370 requires 60 + hours or permission of the instructor.

MGMT 3310 requires 50 hours of course work completed.

MGMT 3330 requires a prerequisite of MGMT 3310.