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Wayne State College
Counseling Center
Student Center, Rm. 103
1111 Main St.
Wayne, NE 68787

(402) 375-7321 -or- 375-7557
Fax: 402.375.7058
eMail: advising@wsc.edu

 

 

Career Plannng: "What Can I Do With A Major In...?"

 

What Can I Do With a Major In Exercise Science?

 

Bullet Students with a degree in Wellness could pursue a variety of career opportunities. Any career reflective of their skills, interests, values, personal style, etc., could be attainable with good self-marketing skills. Some career opportunities will require advanced study.

 

BulletCardiac Rehab

BulletCommunity Wellness

BulletPersonal Trainer

BulletPhysical Therapy

BulletSport Psychology

BulletSports Medicine

BulletHealth and Wellness Coordinator

BulletPublic Health Specialist

BulletCorporate Wellness Instructor

BulletHealth Promotion Specialist

BulletNutrition Counselor

BulletSenior Citizen HES

BulletClinic HES

BulletIndustry HES

BulletResort HES

BulletHospital HES

BulletInsurance Company HES

BulletFitness Specialist

BulletActivity Director

BulletWellness Director - Private Club

BulletSport Nutrition Specialist

BulletCorporate Wellness HES

BulletAquatics program coordinator

BulletErgonomics consultant

BulletOutdoor recreation director

BulletGeriatric activities coordinator

BulletRecreational counselor

BulletStrength and conditioning coach

HES = Health Enhancement Specialist

 

To learn more about these careers, visit the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH). The OOH can show you training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, working conditions, and more...

 

Related exercise science links:

American College of Sports Medicine
http://www.acsm.org/

 

National Association for Sport and Physical Education
http://www.aahperd.org/naspe/

 

National Athletic Trainers’ Association
http://www.nata.org/

 

American Physical Therapy Association
http://www.apta.org/

 

National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification
http://www.nctrc.org/

 

International Fitness Association
http://www.ifafitness.com

 

National Association for Health and Fitness
http://www.physicalfitness.org

 

National Recreation and Park Association
http://www.nrpa.org

 

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Bullet"What Can I Do With A Major In...?" Bullet Personality & Careers Bullet

 

 

 

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Ron Vick, MA, LPC
Counselor / Academic Advisor
Int'l Student Advisor

 

 

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