Sport, Exercise and Wellness

A person lifting weights with their trainer

Encourage Healthy Living

Love to work out? Make it your career! Businesses, insurance organizations and corporations need individuals to promote healthy living. At DWU, our new facilities are equipped with the latest equipment for use by students and the community, providing great opportunities to learn right on campus. Learn more about the human body and how to perfect its performance. 

What can you do with a sport, exercise and wellness degree?

Here are a few career possibilities:

  • Personal trainer
  • Health club manager
  • Physical therapy technician

Sport, Exercise and Wellness Courses

Team your sport, exercise and wellness major with a business degree to prepare for personal training or managing a gym. Take courses like: 

  • Evaluation and Prescription of Health and Fitness Programs
  • Methods of Free Weights and Conditioning
  • Physiology of Exercise

Find more of the classes you will take in our academic catalog.

Get to Know Your Professors

Learn how to make others healthier! Our low student-to-teacher ratio offers valuable one-on-one interaction with professors.

Any Questions?

Contact us anytime! Call admissions at 605-995-2650, or email us at

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