Graduate Certificate in Fitness Management
Missouri Baptist University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Fitness Management addresses the need for qualified leaders in the health and fitness industry, combining practical business skills with the science of exercise physiology and fitness.  Students learn from faculty who teach from a Christian perspective, engaging students in the same rigorous education they would expect from a traditional on-campus degree but through a convenient online format.  Graduates find careers in coaching or rehabilitation facilities, or in community, sport, athletic, and club fitness settings.


  • Must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with an overall GPA of 2.750 (4.0 scale)
  • GRE or GMAT test scores (optional and waived for students meeting GPA requirements)
  • Professional statement
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission