2018-2019 Academic Catalogs

Corporate Fitness and Wellness Management

The B.S. in Corporate Fitness and Wellness Management offers a wide and diverse range of job opportunities within fitness, exercise, health, wellness, nutrition and rehabilitation. MSU Corporate Fitness graduates and former students have or are currently employed in the following occupations:

President of ANYTIME FITNESS, LLC – over 1,400 fitness center locations located in 10 different countries worldwide

Exercise physiologist in a hospital cardiac rehab program

University professor

Exercise physiologist working with individuals with physical and mental disabilities

Hospital wellness/fitness program director

Sports performance enhancement program owner & director

Strength & Conditioning Coach: major league baseball, universities (NCAA Div. I),sport kinetics centers, and high schools

College graduate assistants in exercise science and nutrition research programs

Personal trainers

YMCA program directors

Physical rehab and massage therapist

Private business corporation fitness/wellness program director

Health and Fitness clubs and Retirement Centers

Professional sports team marketing and promotions director

Dance studio and fitness center owner

Bachelor of Science with a Major in Corporate Fitness and Wellness Management

General Education
General Education courses38-40
KIN 100Concepts of Fitness & Wellness2
Required Corporate Fitness/Wellness Managment CoreCore 1
KIN 120Weight Training1
KIN 126Group Fitness1
ATR 207Prevention & Care of Injuries2
KIN 215Methods of Teaching Sport Activities2
KIN 210First Aid & CPR2
KIN 220Methods of Teaching Dance2
KIN 225Fitness Leadership2
KIN 226Methds of Teaching Group Fitness and Weight Training2
KIN 310Organization & Administration of PE & Athletics2
KIN 325Personal Training Methods2
KIN 334Nutrition for Physical Performance2
KIN 431Kinesiology3
KIN 433Physiology of Exercise3
KIN 441Evaluation of Psychomotor Performance3
KIN 442Adapted Physical Education 2
KIN 497Practicum in Corporate Fitness8-18
Choose 12 Credits from the Following:12
Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Fundamentals of Business
Fundamentals of Management
Human Resource Management
Entrepreneurship/Small Business Management
International Business
Marketing
Consumer Behavior
International Marketing
Organizational Behavior Principles and Practices
International Culture & Management
Projects in Entrepreneurship
Introduction to Web Site Design
Spreadsheet Applications
Second Major or Minors/Concentration(s)/or Electives28
Total Hours119-131
1

A minimum of a 2.5 GPA within the Fitness and Wellness major is required for graduation.

2

Minimum 160 contact hours

Fitness and Wellness Specialist Minor

KIN 100Concepts of Fitness & Wellness2
KIN 120Weight Training1
KIN 126Group Fitness1
KIN 225Fitness Leadership2
KIN 226Methds of Teaching Group Fitness and Weight Training2
KIN 325Personal Training Methods2
KIN 334Nutrition for Physical Performance2
KIN 431Kinesiology3
KIN 433Physiology of Exercise3
Any 2 credits from the following:2
Methods of Teaching Sport Activities
Methods of Teaching Dance
Evaluation of Psychomotor Performance
Adapted Physical Education
Total Hours20

Health and Wellness Concentration

KIN 100Concepts of Fitness & Wellness2
KIN 120Weight Training1
KIN 126Group Fitness1
KIN 210First Aid & CPR2
KIN 215Methods of Teaching Sport Activities2
KIN 334Nutrition for Physical Performance2
Total Hours10