Applications are now being accepted for the Bachelor of Science degree program, with classes set to begin in January 7, 2013
The health and fitness program is specifically developed for distance learning by top professors, industry experts, instructional designers, and technology professionals. The program is offered entirely online and allows students who are currently working the education that they want and need to forge ahead and increase their earning power.
Students advancing to a graduate degree or professional designation will find opportunities in a wide range of career choices, such as: Exercise scientist, Sport Psychologist, Kinesiologist, Health Educator, Clinical Exercise Physiologist, Corporate Wellness Director, Physical Therapy and other related fields.
Wexford University requires neither on-campus residence nor classroom attendance. All course requirements will be completed through your online learning portal and textbook (for some courses) under university supervision. Students at Wexford University are expected to demonstrate determination, adaptability, and commitment to the learning process.
The objective of the program is to provide a comprehensive understanding of the sciences currently applied in the field, such as biomechanics, nutrition, exercise physiology, advanced, program design and sports psychology. The students should also develop the ability to effectively address conditions related to hypokinetic illness, chronic disease states, special populations, or other health etiologies
Wexford University is affiliated with NESTA (National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association)
In the health, fitness, sport psychology and nutrition industries there are more opportunities for your success than ever before. The role of personal fitness trainers, nutritionists, sports and performance psychology counselors, fitness entrepreneurs, and others associated with enhancing health and fitness is rapidly expanding. You can lead the way with your degree from Wexford University.