Purpose: The letter of recognition is a cluster of courses appropriate for individuals currently in the fitness industry who wish to improve their knowledge base and/or are seeking to be more marketable as a personal trainer.
Range of Occupations
Occupations can be explored further through the virtual Careers Center.
Financial Aid: This program has not been approved or is pending approval by the U.S. Department of Education federal aid program eligibility. Students enrolled in this program may not be eligible to receive financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education (Pell Grants, SEOG, Federal Work-Study, Direct Loans or PLUS loans) or the Maryland Higher Education Commission (Educational Assistance Grants, Senatorial Scholarships or Delegate Scholarships). For current information on eligible programs contact Financial Aid.
Students must present current adult CPR and Community First Aid certifications (two separate certifications) in order to be awarded the personal trainer letter of recognition. Completion of the required courses with a grade of C or better.
Students apply to the Records and Registration office for the letter of recognition after they complete the program requirements.