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How have you used your degree after college?

"Using knowledge from my major, I can help improve the conditioning of the 1st team players, helping them to perform at their highest level."

School of Science, Technology and Health Studies

Dean: Joseph H. Bularzik
Phone: (315) 684-6079
Email: bularzjh@morrisville.edu

Human Performance and Health Promotion B.S.

Course Description

Fitness Assess and Ex Rx

HPHP 305 develops the rationale for, and the skills required to evaluate and prescribe health-related fitness programs for individuals. Students will learn the theory underpinning cardiovascular, musculoskeletal and body composition assessment, then how this theory can be applied practically in designing appropriate exercise prescriptions. The practical laboratory also includes a component on exercise leadership in a facility setting, designed to prepare students for the professional setting of the Wellness Center Internship (HPHP 402). The course is also intended to help prepare the student to sit for a number of national certification exams. Prerequisite: HPHP 201 4 credits (3 lecture hours, 3 laboratory hours), spring semester

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Kristen L. Kane
(315) 684-6146
kanekl@morrisville.edu
Crawford Hall, Room 352

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Admissions Requirements

Students wishing to enter this program must meet the following requirements:
Minimum SAT scores of 500 in math and 450 in critical reading.

Desired: Math through pre-calculus and general chemistry.