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The Wellness and Human Performance (WHP) program is designed for students seeking graduate training to develop knowledge and skills related to nutrition and exercise in maintaining and improving health and physical performance. Primary areas of focus pertain to education and training in sports nutrition, health and wellness coaching, and the use of nutrition and exercise for the prevention and management of obesity and related chronic diseases.   

Student undergoing performance testing on treadmill in lab


Learn more about the WHP student experience. 

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View a list of admission requirements and application instructions for the WHP program.

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View the required coursework of the WHP program and a sample plan of study.