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2017-2018 Archived Catalog 
2017-2018 Archived Catalog

Health Fitness Professional, A.A.S.

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Associate in Applied Science
Health Sciences Division

Program Code: HFPR2

Office: Curtice-Mott Complex CM2313

Phone: (810) 762-0317

The Health and Fitness Professional, A.A.S. program will prepare students for professional positions within the Health and Fitness industry. Course work includes health, wellness and nutritional concepts and theory, fitness training concepts and applied training skills, business management training, and seminar/internship experience. The student will be prepared to work with clients on-on-one to maintain healthy lifestyle and wellness goals, manage fitness programs or facilities, advise athletes, pursue continued education, and to promote sporting events or teams.

Upon completion, students will be prepared to sit for licensure exams approved by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) in the area of personal training and/or group fitness instructor through an accredited organization.

Group Total: Credits 40/28 / 40/28 Contact Hours

Related Requirement Courses

Group Total: Credits 4/4 / 4/4 Contact Hours

Recommended Elective Courses

       Student Pathway Declaration - Select 1 option (Occupational or Transfer)

       Occupational Pathway

  • No courses required.

Group Total: Credits 0/9 / 0/9 Contact Hours

General Education Requirements (minimum of 18 credits required)

English Composition (3 credits)

Humanities (3 credits)

Social Science (3 credits)

Mathematics (3-4 credits)

Additional General Education Credits to Fulfill General Education Requirements

Group Total: Credits 18 / 18 Contact Hours

Computer Competency Requirement

Beginning 2016, demonstration of computer competency is a degree requirement at Mott Community College

Computer competency can be demonstrated by one of two ways:

NOTE: Some programs require taking COMG-153; for these programs, the Test-Out option is not available. For those programs that do not require COMG-153, the competency test-out option is available and can be taken in the Academic Testing Center, located on the 3rd floor of the Mott Library.

Program Total: Credits 62/62 / 62/62


  1. All course and degree requirements must be met
  2. 15 credits minimum must be earned at MCC
  3. Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0

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