Wellness Certification provides students opportunities to further their knowledge base in the administration of wellness programs. Courses include a comprehensive examination of nutritional principles for health and fitness, exercise training programming including aerobic, resistance and functional training; implementing behavioral changes to insure clients start and stay with their program, how to coach clients for the most effective application of these principles and how to translate this knowledge into the business arena.
CEB 373 Scientific Principles of Human Performance
Designed to teach coaches how to apply scientific principles to sports coaching.
CEE 521 Principles of Fitness and Health
The study of the importance of physical activity on the enhancement of quality of life, performance, and prevention of diseases such as coronary artery disease and obesity. The principles of physical activity as it relates to the athlete and the average individual in our society are also addressed.
CER 527 Concepts of Wellness
Specifically designed to help students gain knowledge and understanding in a variety of wellness areas.
CED 556 Sports and Fitness Nutrition
This course covers the principles of sound nutrition as they relate to the athlete as well as to the average individual in our society. In addition, the course covers the physiological aspects of how nutrition affects the body in terms of overall optimal health.
CEB 566 Psychological Aspects of Health and Fitness Programming
A study of the psychological and sociological aspects of health and fitness programming and the application of such in the development of effective motivational and behavioral modification strategies.
CEM 662 Sports Entrepreneurship
This course is a study of entrepreneurship for those with a serious interest in owning their own business.
Students will learn how to prepare a comprehensive business plan for starting or acquiring a business. The
problems of running a business are also examined.