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Northwest Missouri State University


ACSM/NCPAD Certification Inclusive Fitness Trainer

B.S. degree; Therapeutic Recreation

Note: This is not a major or minor.

Course Name Hours
Required Courses
57-63
Anatomy & Physiology 3
Abnormal Psychology 3
Human Development 3
Introduction to TR 3
TR Program Design 3
Trends & Issues in TR 3
Assessment & Diagnostics in TR 3
TR Interventions with the Elderly 3
Foundations of Recreation 3
Special Populations 1
Recreational Programs 3
Senior Seminar 3
Recreation Facilities 3
Tech. of Recreation Leadership 3
Evaluation of Leisure Services 3
Field Experience/Practicum 2
Administration of Recreation 3
Internship (560 hrs - 14 wks) Must be completed under supervision of CTRS 3
General Education 42
99-105
Electives
19-25
Adult CPR & AED Certification 2
*Exercise Testing & Prescription 3
Exercise Physiology 3
Biomechanics 3
Health Behavior Change 3

*Must earn a B or better in each course