The Physical and Wellness Education Division offers accredited certificates and transferrable degrees in the areas of health and wellness while also providing high-quality health enriching courses for our community. We are committed to supporting individuals who advocate healthy lifestyles and education through knowledge of human physiology, exercise training, sport theory, and lifestyle behavior modification with a commitment to becoming professional health leaders.

Academic Programs Offered

Associate in Arts (AA) Degree in Exercise and Wellness – prepares students for transfer to a university and provides a basic knowledge in exercise science, health, and physical education that will prepare them for employment in the fitness industry.

Associate in Arts (AA) Degree in Sports Management – prepares students for transfer to a university and develops basic skills in sports management and marketing.

Occupational Certificate in Fitness Training Professional – provides students with work experience in various fitness leadership positions in the health/fitness industry or to become self-employed in health/fitness training and consultation.

Check out our fitness classes! We offer a wide variety of fitness classes to promote health and wellness for all students. There’s something for everyone! Look under PER in the Class Schedule!

Fitness Center and Swimming Pool

Due to the COVID-19 situation, the fitness center and swimming facilities are closed.

The fitness center and swimming pool are located on the northeast side of the campus near the soccer field and are open to on-campus residents and students enrolled in Fitness for Life (PER 100 or 101).


Monday-Thursday 5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday 5:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM


Monday-Thursday 5:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday-Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Call the Fitness Center at 928.344.7508

Physical and Wellness Education Division Staff

Jane Peabody
Coordinator of Physical and Wellness Education/Division Chair
Office: GY 101
Trini Carr
Administrative Secretary
Office: BA 222

Contact Info

Phone: (928) 344-7689
Location: BA
  • Monday - Thursday: 7:00am - 5:00pm