Sep 21, 2018  
2018-2019 SLCC General Catalog 
  
2018-2019 SLCC General Catalog

Fitness Technician AAS: Full-time


Plan of Study 2018-2019

The following is a plan of requirements to complete this Associate of Applied Science degree in 2 years. Each student’s experience will vary slightly, as this plan does not include transfer work, Advanced Placement (AP), or other institutions’ concurrent enrollment credits. Math and English placement will be based on the student’s Accuplacer/ACT/SAT scores. If developmental courses are required, they should be taken in the student’s first semester.

NOTE: This plan assumes the student is prepared to take the courses listed. If prerequisites are required, additional semesters may be required to complete this degree.

Meet with the Academic Program Advisor and consult DegreeWorks for specific degree requirements.


First Year

Fall Semester (16 credits)   Spring Semester (17 credits)
ENGL 1010 Intro to Writing (EN)  -  3 credits     Quantitative Studies (QS) - 3 credits    
BIOL 1090 Human Biology (LS)  -  3 credits     ☐ HLAC 2115 Principles of Flexibility  -  1 credits    
HLTH 1020 Scientific Foundations of Human Nutrition (LS)  -  3 credits      HLTH 2021 Nutrition for Fitness & Sports  -  3 credits      
HLTH 1200 First Aid and Safety  -  3 credits     HLTH 1500 Lifetime Wellness/Fitness  -  3 credits    
HLAC 2105 Principles of Cardiorespiratory Training (LW)  -  1 credits      HLTH 2200 Kinesiology  -  3 credits    
HLAC 2110 Principles of Strength Training  -  1 credits     Elective (LW) - 1 credit    
Elective (LW) - 2 credits     HLTH Elective - 3 credits    
       
► Progress Check: Log in and check your Degree Audit via MySLCC     ► Progress Check: Meet with Academic Program Advisor  

Second Year

Fall Semester (17 credits)   Spring Semester (16 credits)
HLTH 2100 Fitness Motiv./Behav Response  -  3 credits     Human Relations (HR) - 3 credits    
HLTH 2250 Exercise Physiology  -  3 credits     Distribution Area - 3 credits   
HLTH 2425 Evaluation and Assessment of Fitness  -  3 credits     HLTH 2400 Exercise & Special Populations  -  3 credits    
HLTH 2415 Functional Performance  -  2 credits     HLTH 2430 Designing Training Programs  -  3 credits    
HLTH 2435 Personal Fitness Trainer Industry  -  3 credits     HLTH 2450 Personal Trainer Internship  -  3 credits    
Communication (CM) - 3 credits     Elective (LW) - 1 credit   
       
► Progress Check: Apply for Graduation      

Advising Notes

  • Student must earn ‘C’ grade or above in required courses to complete program.
  • Please contact the HLA Associate Dean at 801-957-5055, early in your program to discuss your career goals and scheduling options to streamline completion.