The University of Louisiana at Lafayette offers the online BS in Kinesiology with a concentration in Health Promotion & Wellness. This degree prepares you to improve the quality of life for individuals and groups in your community as a health educator or community health worker. Graduates of the program work to encourage healthy lifestyles and promote wellness through education in the workplace and in communities.
Sample of Program Courses:
- Occupational Health & Safety
- Stress & Stress Management
- Health and Sexuality
- World Health Issues
- Social Problems
Those who complete this degree and concentration are eligible to take the national certification exam to become a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES).
- A high school diploma or GED is required.
The curriculum is 100% online with the exception of a first aid course and three-hour clinical experience and a nine hour internship-all completed in your area.
School Accreditation Statement
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges