There are no specific prerequisites to enter this program, other than an Internet connection, an e-mail address, and basic computer knowledge. Students are required to have CPR certification and approval by the program coordinator prior to beginning the Optional Field Internship.
The Fitness Business Management Program offers essential educational pathways and career opportunities for:
- Current managers who are wishing to implement successful fitness management systems
- Current allied health and fitness professionals and personal trainers interested in establishing a fitness business or becoming a fitness manager
- Education directors of multi-site facilities or chains who focus on staff development for fitness professionals and fitness managers
- Companies that require the certificate program as a professional development program for employees to achieve key business goals, career objectives, and skills to advance beyond entry-level positions