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Physical Fitness and Wellness Certificate

The Physical Fitness and Wellness Certificate is intended for individuals desiring an introduction to health and wellness.

Upon successful completion of the Physical Fitness and Wellness curriculum with a grade point average of 2.00 (C) or higher, the student is awarded a Physical Fitness and Wellness Certificate.


Tuition is based on the number of credit hours and legal residence and is subject to change or modification. To see the current cost per semester hour click here.

Required Courses

BIO-151 Nutrition
OR PEH-191 Sports Nutrition
3 s.h.
(3 s.h.)
PEC-127 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries 2 s.h.
PEH-111 Personal Wellness 3 s.h.
PEH-140 First Aid 1 s.h.
PEH-144 Human Movement Science 3 s.h.
Emphasis Area Courses 5 s.h.
Total Hours 17 s.h.

Emphasis Area Courses

PEH-261 Physical Activity for Health and Fitness 3 s.h.
PEA-187 Weight Training I 1 s.h.
PEA-XXX Physical Education Activity Elective* 1 s.h.
Emphasis Total 5 s.h.
PEC-110 Coaching Ethics, Techniques and Theory 1 s.h.
PEC-115 Athletic Development and Human Growth 1 s.h.
PEC-161 Sports Officiating 3 s.h.
Emphasis Total 5 s.h.