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Minor in Worksite Health Promotion

The minor in Worksite Health Promotion (reference number 495) requires a minimum of 18 semester hours. This minor provides a basic foundation for students desiring preparation in worksite health promotion. This minor will enable students to merge worksite health promotion with physical education, nutrition, health education, or business management courses in their professional preparation. The worksite health promotion minor may be used in combination with many majors to enhance a student's career opportunities and as preparation for graduate study in a variety of health disciplines. All courses in the minor must be completed with a minimum grade of "C".

Core Requirements (18 hours):

Class               Course Title and Credit Hours                                                    

ENV 120         Intro to Occupational Safety & Health, 3 hrs

PH 261            Foundations of Health Education, 3 hrs

PH 381            Community Health, 3 hrs

PH 390            Wellness and Fitness Assessment, 3 hrs

PH 402            Worksite Health Promotion, 3 hrs

PE 100            Fundamentals of Physical Activity, 3 hrs

                                                                                     Total: 18 hrs

For more information contact:

Dr. Cecilia Watkins

Associate Professor, Department of Public Health

Academic Complex 129 F

Phone: 270-745-4796





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 Last Modified 8/12/15