Degrees & Awards
Please email the Department Chair, Pam Soto for more information about the following programs:
Associate of Applied Science
60-hour Degree Program
The Exercise Science Associate of Applied Science curriculum is a 60-hour plan that is designed to integrate the educational and practical training skills needed to be an exercise professional as well as cater to the individual who may have plans to continue his/her education at a four-year institution.
17-hour Certificate (Level 1)
The Fitness Specialist is a 17-hour program designed to train individuals who seek employment as a support staff member in a fitness facility. Instruction in the areas of fitness evaluation, wellness, facility operation, and human anatomy and physiology are covered in this certificate option.
Personal Fitness Trainer
35-hour Certificate (Level 1)
The Personal Fitness Trainer Certificate curriculum is a 35-hour program designed to offer focused instruction in the field of exercise science with specific training in fitness evaluation and testing, program design and implementation, advanced training methods and nutrition. It is an excellent choice for current professionals wanting to update their skills or individuals who desire to enter the profession as a Personal Fitness Trainer.