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Health Promotion

Health promotion focuses on improving people’s health status and quality of life through positive lifestyle habits and behaviors.

What You’ll Learn

Majors learn how to help individuals and groups prevent disease, enhance their health and improve their quality of life.

What You Can Do

Health promotion graduates are experts in positive behavior change and healthy lifestyles. Most go on to promote health and wellness programs in community, corporate, clinical, non-profit and educational settings.

Degrees
 

Bachelor's Degree

Bachelor of Science in Health Promotion

A major in health promotion prepares you to promote health and prevent disease in wellness coaching, community, corporate, clinical, non-profit and educational settings.

Our bachelor’s degree also provides excellent preparation for graduate studies in a related field.

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Minor

Minor in Health Promotion or Health Promotion Teaching

You can learn skills to promote healthy behaviors in your career.

Minors may also earn their teaching certificate to teach health in schools.

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Bachelor of Integrated Studies

Add a health promotion emphasis to your Bachelor of Integrated Studies degree to promote healthy behaviors in your future career.

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Distance Learning

The health promotion program is one of several at Weber State University to offer degrees completely through distance learning, which consists of online or independent study courses. While not every course is offered through a distance learning format every semester, students may complete their program of study without taking any face-to-face courses by carefully planning out their schedule.

Wellness Coaching

WSU students in health promotion or exercise and sport science programs can learn skills to become a certified wellness coach.

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