Health, Exercise and Sports
Our program is a graduate level professional program for students interested in becoming an Athletic Trainer (AT). Students are trained to provide patient-centered care in accordance with the following professional domains of, Injury/Illness Prevention and Wellness Promotion; Examination, Assessment and Diagnosis; Immediate and Emergency Care; Therapeutic Intervention; and, Healthcare Administration and Professional Responsibility.
Our program provides practical clinical experiences and experiential coursework to prepare you for careers in public or private agencies, local health departments, volunteer organizations, hospitals, health insurance companies, worksite/corporate health promotion and wellness programs, and a variety of community-based organizations and projects (such as smoking cessation programs, health and cancer associations, substance abuse agencies, nutrition interventions, HIV/AIDS prevention programs, and injury prevention initiatives)
Exercise and Sport Science
Our program is designed to prepare self-directed students who desire a specialized background to pursue goals in professional or graduate level study in the broad field of exercise and sport science. You will develop knowledge and skill in sport and fitness activities, apply knowledge about human movement systems from the various subdisciplines to fitness/wellness, and analyze and evaluate human performance of individuals in various age groups and at fitness levels.
Our program is designed to prepare you for the expertise in the study of human movement and physical activity. You develop scholarly and professional skills through course work, research projects, tailored mentoring with faculty advisors, participation in grant writing, presenting at scientific conferences, and journal publishing.
The sport business industry continues to be one of the largest and fastest growing industries in the United States. Our program prepares you to succeed in a variety of meaningful careers. You will receive innovative instruction from industry professionals, collaborate on learning experiences, and will engage in an internship with specific applications to the sport industry's trends that brings together the capstone experience that will provide students exceptional knowledge and professional preparation for a successful career in the sports industry.
Have you always dreamed of working in the sports industry? Our program is designed to help make that dream a reality. Utilizing industry professionals and real life experiences our programs will prepare you for all facets of the sports industry, including professional, commercial, collegiate, interscholastic, and recreational sports in the Metro Detroit area and beyond.
Lifestyle Fitness Activities
The Lifestyle Fitness Activities (LFA) program serves the local campus and community to provide them with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to participate for a lifetime in physical fitness activities, sports, and games. Courses are designed for individuals who want to take charge of their own health, quality of life and create life-long healthy habits.