Majors and Minors

Majors

Allied Health
Bachelors of Science in allied health is for students who wish to pursue graduate or professional training in allied health fields such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, chiropractic or physician's assistant are encouraged to enroll in this program.

Athletic Training 
Prepares students for professional positions in athletic training. This program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).

Human Performance - This program features two tracks:

  • Exercise and Recreation Leadership Concentration - This concentration prepares students for careers in corporate and/or community fitness.

  • Exercise Physiology Concentration - This concentration prepares students for the pursuit of a professional career as an exercise physiologist or strength and conditioning specialist or to be equipped with the skills and competencies necessary to pursue graduate study in human performance.

Public Health 
The Bachelor of Science degree program is designed for students primarily interested in the improvement of health and prevention of disease and disability.

Physical Education 
The Bachelors of Science program in physical education prepares students for K-12 teaching. 

Minors

Recreation Minor - The minor in recreation prepares students for recreation leadership positions in public government programs, voluntary agencies, industry, hospitals, churches and more. It does not lead to professional teacher certification.

Exercise Science Minor - A general course of study that is an alternative to the major.