Academic Minor in Health and Fitness

Introduction

A minor in health and fitness will prepare students by providing coursework that is aimed primarily at Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism, Psychology and Dietetics students who would like to manage health and fitness facilities in a variety of settings including health clubs, corporate fitness programs, community based programs, and fitness facilities located within hotels, resorts and spas.

The overall program will focus on concepts related to personal health and fitness and disease prevention, with a special emphasis on identifying behaviors that promote health and fitness, prevent disease and reduce health risks. Students will analyze the impact of culture, media technology and other factors on health and fitness.



For more information, contact:

Chris Stainer, Minor Adviser
211 Sports and Fitness Center
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Menomonie, WI 54751-0790

Phone: 715-232-1336
Email: stainerc@uwstout.edu

Declaring a Minor

To declare a minor, complete the "Applying for a Minor" survey online, and you will be given further instructions. Once this has been processed you will receive an e-mail confirmation from the Advisement Center.