Title of Major: Health, Fitness, and Exercise Studies, A.S.
Award: Associate of Science degree, A.S.
Total Credit Hours: A minimum of 60
Learn more about the Health, Fitness, and Exercise Studies Program
Purpose: This program is for students to pursue career options in the health fitness industry; commercial/corporate fitness specialist, personal trainers, health promotion, community health, sports medicine, kinesiology/sports conditioning, or other related allied health career pathways.
Range of Occupations
- Personal trainer
- Fitness specialist for corporate/commercial, private, and municipal and community recreation
- Health coach
- Health promotion
- Sports conditioning
Additional Program Requirements
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all program requirements. Consult with an academic advisor to ensure the most effective choice of courses to prepare for transferring to a four-year institution. Elective credits must be chosen with the approval of the department chair or program coordinator.