HEALTH & HUMAN PERFORMANCE
If you’re passionate about promoting health, wellness, and optimal human performance, consider a Bachelor of Science in Health and Human Performance from Brewton-Parker College. This program is designed to provide students with a strong foundation in the principles of health, fitness, and human physiological functions. Your studies will span from learning about nutrition, exercise physiology, sports psychology, to understanding public health and wellness programs.
Are you interested in promoting wellness and peak human performance, and in understanding how exercise and nutrition influence health? With a BS in Health and Human Performance at BPC, you will gain the knowledge and skills to do just that.
Choosing a Bachelor of Science in Health and Human Performance from Brewton-Parker College means diving deep into the scientific understanding of human health and performance. You’ll explore the biomechanics of human movement, the psychology of sport, the influence of diet on performance, and the principles of health promotion and disease prevention.
At BPC, our focus is on providing hands-on, engaging coursework in small class sizes that will equip you to be an expert in your field. Our highly qualified professors are not only experts in the field, but they teach through a biblical worldview. Whether your goal is to become a fitness professional, a wellness coach, a sports psychologist, or to continue your education in a health-related field, a B.S. in Health and Human Performance from BPC can help you reach these goals.
Once you earn a B.S. in Health and Human Performance, you will be able to:
- Understand and apply principles of nutrition and exercise physiology.
- Design and implement effective health and fitness programs.
- Utilize principles of sports psychology to improve performance.
- Promote wellness and disease prevention in diverse populations.
As a student in the Health and Human Performance program at BPC, you’re choosing to learn from professors who will train you in the key areas of health and human performance from a biblical perspective.
SES 350 | Sports Pharmacology
SES 410 | Sport Biomechanics
PE 325 | Sport and Fitness Management
Potential Career Opportunities
Graduates from Brewton-Parker College with a degree in Health and Human Performance have a variety of career opportunities available to them after graduation, such as:
Health and Wellness Coach
Public Health Educator
Health Promotion Specialist
Physical Education Teacher