Academics

Health Promotion/Community Health

Sample Schedule (2 year plan)

First Semester
ENG-105 Composition I 3 s.h.
MAT-156 Intro to Statistics* 3 s.h.
PSY-111 Intro to Psychology 3 s.h.
BIO-151 Nutrition 3 s.h.
PEC-127 Care & Prev. Athl. Injuries^ 2 s.h.
SDV-199 College Essentials 1 s.h.
Total 15 s.h.
Second Semester
ENG-106 Composition II 3 s.h.
PSY-121 Developmental Psychology^ 3 s.h.
BCA-101 Intro to Computers 3 s.h.
SPC-112 Public Speaking 3 s.h.
Humanities class 3 s.h.
Total 15 s.h.
Third Semester
BIO-206 Anatomy & Physiology I^ 4 s.h.
MKT-110 Principles of Marketing 3 s.h.
Humanities class 3 s.h.
PEH-111 Personal Wellness 3 s.h.
SOC-110 Intro to Sociology 3 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Fourth Semester
BIO-207 Anatomy & Physiology II 4 s.h.
Humanities class 3 s.h.
Social Science class 3 s.h.
PEH-261 Physical Activity for Health
OR another recommended elective
3 s.h.
PEH-140 First Aid, CPR, AED 1 s.h.
Total 14 s.h.

* – Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in any math class. See NIACC catalog for course placement information.

^ – A coaching certificate can be earned by taking:  PEC-110 Coaching Ethics, Techniques, & Theories (1 s.h.), along with courses that are already listed in the sample schedule above.

CHM-151 & CHM-152 College Chemistry I & II, BIO-202 & 203 Biology I & II, & PHY-106 Survey of Physics, BIO-186 Microbiology may be required for this major at some transfer institutions. Check with your transfer institution for specific course requirements.

    • AA Degree meets the General Education Requirements for the College of Liberal Arts at most transfer institutions.
    • Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language & Diversity Requirements.
    • Admission requirements vary from institution to institution. Contact the transfer institution or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for assistance.  Some programs have selective admission.
    • Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.

Suggested electives:

    • PET-135 Personal Training
    • PEH-221 Intro to Leisure Services BUS-161 Human Relations
    • ACC-111 Intro to Accounting
    • PEH-191  Sports Nutrition
    • PEH-261 Physical Activity for Health & Fitness
    • PEH-144 Human Mvmnt Science
    • PEH-111 Personal Wellness
    • Entrepreneurship classes
    • Physical Activity classes

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