Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science

Health and Fitness Concentration

Students in the health and fitness concentration are training themselves to be able to train others as a personal trainer, strength and conditioning coach, and many other career options. Graduates of this program will be able to perform fitness assessment procedures and interpret the results according to health-related and high physical fitness standards as well as provide fitness prescription for healthy and unhealthy populations.

The health and fitness concentration looks to turn students into instructors that will teach and guide others in ways to assess and develop fitness skills and change behavioral strategies for achieving higher levels of fitness.

During the course of this concentration, students will acquire an American Red Cross CPR certification, and the preparation to qualify to take occupational certification exams in order to be a personal trainer, strength and conditioning specialist, and/or exercise specialist from a nationally recognized organization.

For more information about the Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science with a Concentration in Health and Fitness, call 877.523.2537 or email

Read about the Health and Fitness Curriculum here!