If you are seeking a career as a personal trainer, physical therapist, or program director for a wellness center, athletic club, or fitness center, the exercise science major is designed to provide you with the competency needed to be successful. You will be prepared to become nationally certified as a Personal Trainer by the National Council on Strength and Fitness (NCSF). Specific learning objectives include nutrition, weight control, stress management, and exercise prescription. Administrative skills include programming, marketing, and legal issues.
Exercise Science Major Requirements