Morehead State University100 Admission CenterMorehead, KY 40351
The Wellness Promotion program integrates the specialized skills of exercise testing and prescription and program planning for health promotion. Graduates will be effective leaders in health promotion and exercise prescription for any organization that wants to improve the health of its community including worksite wellness programs, university recreation/wellness centers, health departments, YMCAs and other community based wellness facilities, hospitals, clinics, commercial fitness, community health agencies as well as online websites.
This flexible, online program is designed to assist the working professional who wants to provide a higher level of service to their clients and patients as well as students desiring to earn a degree that will allow them to begin to help people live healthier lives, prevent illness and injury, and reduce the risk of chronic disease. Besides the core curriculum (24 hours), both options will allow the student to choose one of the following for the remaining 6 hours:
• 2 Electives approved by the department (6 hours)
• A directed research project (3 hours) and 1 elective (3 hours) or
• Thesis (6 hours)
One Year Option
- There are two times during the year you can begin the program and finish in one year: May or August. This is a full time online option where students choose from multiple electives to complete the program.
Two Year Option
- Students can choose to attend part time and can easily complete the program within 18-24 months. For students desiring to apply to a doctoral program, this options would easily allow the completion of a thesis. Create an account and sign up online.
Morehead State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
Master of Arts- Health, Physical Education and Sport Science, Wellness Promotion track
Morehead, KY 40351
Primary Phone: 606-783-2180
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