2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Oct 20, 2019  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Fitness Training Minor

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College of Education and Human Performance
Department of Educational and Human Sciences,
Education Building, Room: 209

Email: SESadvising@ucf.edu

Dr. David Fukuda, David.Fukuda@ucf.edu
Phone: 407-823-0623

The Fitness Training minor is for the students interested in working in wellness centers as personal trainers. This minor provides the knowledge and experiences to be successful in this growing and exciting area. The goal is to provide guided practical skills application to those students who wish to teach fitness related concepts to individuals and/or groups. With the knowledge acquired from the completion of the required coursework for the Fitness Training Minor, students will be prepared and eligible to seek industry certification in the Sport and Fitness Profession. This Minor is available for students in the 2001 catalog year and beyond. The Fitness Training minor is not available to Sport and Exercise Science Pending and Sport and Exercise Science - Human Performance Track majors.

Minor Admission Requirements

  • Have a minimum 2.5 overall GPA
  • Complete the University General Education Requirements or its equivalent, i.e. an AA degree from a Florida College System or State University System Institution

Minor Requirements

  • No grades below “C” (2.0) and no “S” grades will be accepted.
  • At least 12 hours used in the minor must be earned at UCF.
  • An overall GPA of 2.5 is required to satisfy the minor.

Prerequisite Courses

Restricted Electives (6 Credit Hours)

Foreign Language Requirements

  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 18

Other Requirements

  • No credit by exam (TSD, Military credit) may be used.
  • Internship or Independent Study credit cannot be used toward the minor.

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