The UW-Platteville Health and Human Performance, Health Promotion degree plan emphasis prepares graduates to serve as future wellness and fitness career professionals advocating for the development of positive health behaviors and facilitating preventative health care in private, corporate, and public wellness settings.
Health Promotion Internship Opportunities:
Wisconsin - UW-Madison, Strength and Conditioning, Anytime Fitness, Aurora Wellness Center, Aspirus Occupational Health, Athletic Republic, Bloomfield Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, Crossing Rivers Health Cardiac Rehab, Digman Fitness, Fort Healthcare, SNAP Fitness.
Illinois - GE Health Care Lifestyle Center, Academy of Human Performance, Good Shepard Health, Ogle County Health Department, Galena Art and Recreation Center, Health Solutions at Northrop Gunmman Corp.
Iowa - YMCA/YWCA, Westside Fitness Salon and Spa, Peosta Community Center,Stonehill Wellness, Building Better Athletes.
Pioneers in the Field
Taylor Lorbecki - Interning with the United States Ski and Snowboard Association, Park City Utah.
Jared Siegmund - USA Women's 7 Rugby, Strength and Conditioning Coach
Concussion Study - http://www.uwplatt.edu/news/rogatzki-conducts-game-changing-concussion-research
Lactate Study - http://www.uwplatt.edu/news/students-conduct-research-blood-lactate-levels