The Physical Fitness Certificate program offers personal and professional opportunities in the world of Fitness. Completion of the program leads to employment as Group exercise instructors, personal trainers or fitness instructors. This program provides students an opportunity to achieve the ACE Personal Trainer Certification, a nationally recognized credential.
The Physical Fitness Certificate is a first step in a Fitness career. By starting in the Physical Fitness program students can attain the skills needed to enter the workforce. The credits earned in the certificate program apply to the Associate's Degree, Health Science - Physical Fitness Option.
The Physical Fitness degree option offers students an opportunity to expand upon the Physical Fitness certificate program. The degree program goes on to explore the human body and its relationship to exercise and fitness, deeper exploration of exercise physiology and human anatomy are also provided. This program is endorsed by the American College of Sports Medicine and the American Council on Exercise.
This two-step approach allows students to get their training, enter the workforce and continue their education, allowing them to pursue higher paying jobs with greater responsibility.
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