Program Overview

Fitness Leadership

The occupational endorsement certificate in Fitness Leadership provides students the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to develop a career in the ever-changing fitness industry. 

Outdoor Leadership

The occupational endorsement certificate in Outdoor Leadership is designed to provide quality education and training to individuals interested in working in the outdoor recreation industry.

The certificate provides students the opportunity to acquire the foundational knowledge, skills and abilities necessary for an entry-level position in the ever-changing recreation and tourism industry.

What is an OEC?

Occupational endorsement certificates (OECs) are certificates requiring 29 or fewer credits to complete. These certificates provide the specialized knowledge and skills needed in specific employment sectors. OECs are noted on transcripts.

To qualify for admission to an occupational endorsement certificate program a student must satisfy the general university requirements for occupational endorsement certificates found in the UAA Catalog.

A minimum grade of B or better in each required course.