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Health & Wellness Promotion


About the Program

The health and wellness promotion programs prepare students for a variety of preventive health careers.


Career Opportunities

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of fitness workers is expected to increase 27% over the 2006-2016 decade, which is considered, much faster than average when compared to all other occupations.

The state of Illinois indicates a greater than 20% growth rate, and the BLS Occupational Employment Statistics Survey states that jobs for fitness trainers and aerobics instructors are expected to grow at a rate 50% higher than all other occupations in Lake County.

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Career Program Degree and Certificates

  • Health and Wellness Promotion Associate in Applied Science
  • Personal Training Certificate
  • Wellness Coaching Certificate

Transfer Degrees

  • Physical Education Associate in Arts
  • Recreation Associate in Arts

Learn more about the courses and program options.