Sports Medicine & Exercise Science

Program of Study

  • Injury Recognition & Prevention

  • Exercise Programming

  • Nutrition & Weight Management

  • Employability Traits

  • NCSA

Industry Credentials

  • First Aid & CPR

  • AMCA Physical Therapy Aide

  • AED Certification

  • NASM Certified Personal Trainer

Program Highlights

  • Use advanced exercise equipment and techniques designed to motivate patients, athletes, and clients

  • Teach the importance of total fitness through proper nutrition and exercise.

  • Apply physical therapy, injury recognition, and athletic training to enhance rehabilitation.

Career Opportunities

  • You will be trained in all the skills necessary to become a NASM Personal Trainer. To obtain that certification, you will need to pass an exam offered offsite. You must be 18 years of age or older to take the exam.

Training & Education

You may wish to pursue additional training and education to fulfill the following specialized positions:

  • Physical Therapy Assistant

  • Occupational Therapy Assistant

  • Athletic Trainer

  • Exercise Physiologist

  • Physical Therapist (Masters/DR)

  • Athletic Coach

  • Fitness Director

  • Teacher

  • Strength & Conditioning Coach

Articulated Agreements

  • North Central State College

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