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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


National Association for Sport and Physical Education


National Athletic Trainers’ Association


American Physical Therapy Association


National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification


International Fitness Association


National Association for Health and Fitness


National Recreation and Park Association


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




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



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