Apr 17, 2024  
College Catalog 2024-2025 
    
College Catalog 2024-2025

Health & Wellness Promotion, AAS


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The Health and Wellness Promotion AAS degree offers a great foundation for various health-related fields. It is a broad and practical education in multiple domains of health. This enables the student to explore different career paths in the field of health and wellness as well as continuing their education in the fields of community health, public health, health education, health and wellness promotion and more. It will provide the student the opportunity to find work in entry-level positions as well as preparing them for transfer programs at a four-year institution to complete a bachelor’s degree that will lead to a variety of health-related careers.

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Degree & Certificate Requirements  
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Suggested sequence*:


Credit Hours Required: 62


Semester 1


Semester 3


Semester 4


*Course sequence may be modified to meet your needs


Health & Wellness Promotion - Additional Program Information


Program Options
Credential Title Credit Hours Required Notes
Associate of Applied Science Health & Wellness Promotion, AAS   62  
Certificate Health & Wellness Coaching, Certificate   16  

 

Contact Information
Contact Title Name Phone E-mail Location
Professor Tina J. Allor 586.445.7497 allort@macomb.edu South Campus
Professor Paul Bondurant 586.445.7483 bondurantp@macomb.edu South Campus
Administrative Assistant Jennifer Ross 586.226.4770 rossj@macomb.edu Center Campus

Program Description:

The Health and Wellness Promotion AAS degree offers a great foundation for various health-related fields. It is a broad and practical education in multiple domains of health. This enables the student to explore different career paths in the field of health and wellness as well as continuing their education in the fields of community health, public health, health education, health and wellness promotion and more. It will provide the student the opportunity to find work in entry-level positions as well as preparing them for transfer programs at a four-year institution to complete a bachelor’s degree that will lead to a variety of health-related careers.

Program Outcomes:

Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:

1. Create lifestyle and behavior modification programs based on current scientific literature.

2. Utilize multiple communication strategies to interact collaboratively within various area of the community.

3. Apply current professional, legal and ethical standards as it pertains to the Health and Wellness field.

4. Outline the components of a well-designed health promotion program.

5. Evaluate the roles within various settings of Community, Public and School Health education.

Career Opportunities:

Transfer Pathways:


We Work Hard to Make Transferring Easy!

Macomb Community College is a great place to start if your goal is to earn a bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degree. Whether you are already considering a specific transfer destination/program or have not yet decided on a major, Macomb’s Office of Articulation and Transfer provides you with and helps you explore a variety of transfer options.

Transfer Opportunities

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