Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology / Health Promotion & Wellness
University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Program Details

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).

Requirements

  • 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