Exercise Specialist

(44 Credit Hours)

This certificate is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills for employment in the fitness and exercise industry. Students will be trained scientifically with the goal of being able  to administer basic fitness assessments and health risk appraisals. Students will also be trained to communicate information on exercise, nutrition and wellness.

Important Information about Health Sciences Programs: The Health Sciences (HS) Programs consist of open enrollment courses (general education and division specific) and program specific courses with limited enrollment. The open enrollment courses may be taken prior to entry into the limited enrollment courses. To qualify for entry to limited enrollment courses, please see the program specific information packet located on each HS program's webpage.