Personal Training Minor

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Notes:

1.  minimum grade ≥2.5 required for each course;

2.  must obtain Personal Trainer Certification through an approved organization.

Required Courses
MKTG 310PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING4
PHED 334PERSONAL TRAINING3
PHED 350PHYSIOLOGICAL KINESIOLOGY4
PHED 360ADVANCED PERSONAL TRAINING3
Choose one of the following 2
GROUP EXERCISE INSTRUCTOR TRAINING
STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING PROLAB
Choose one of the following 4
BUSINESS COMMUNICATION
NONVERBAL COMMUNICATION
Professional Observation
EXSC 388EXERCISE SCIENCE PRACTICUM (2 credits required of variable credit course)2
Total Credits21-28

Student Learning Outcomes–Students will

  • demonstrate competency in assessing physical fitness and developing an appropriate program to improve fitness of clientele with varying needs;
  • understand the fitness industry and apply business marketing strategies including client acquisition, retention, and referral;
  • achieve appropriate personal training certification exams.