Understand how our bodies react to exercise, and use that knowledge to train others—it's a pathway to a host of health careers.

Why Exercise Science at Andrews

Can you see yourself as a ACSM Certified Personal Trainer (ACSM CPT)?

Careers in Exercise Science

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Fitness professionals work in various settings: health clubs, hospitals, resorts, businesses, you name it! Become a personal trainer, health coach, wellness director, weight management consultant and more. A degree is also your first step towards graduate education in fields like occupational and physical therapy.

Annual Salaries

Exercise Physiologist
$42,690
Fitness Trainer and Instructor
$31,720
Physical Therapist (Doctoral Degree)
$79,860

Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-2013

Or even a ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist (ACSM EP-C)

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Learn more - Exercise Science

We offer classes like Anatomy & Physiology, Methods of Fitness Instruction, Nutrition, and, of course, Fitness. You'll get to practice personal training techniques with classmates and learn the physiology behind exercise. We will also prepare you to take certification tests to become an ACSM Certified Personal Trainer and ACSM Health and Fitness Specialist.