Exercise Science

Exercise Science

Exercise Science

College Tech Prep Program - Fairfield Career Center

Stretch your potential.
Jump into the in-demand field of exercise science. The Exercise Science program is for the student who is interested in helping people prevent injuries or working with patients to help relieve their pain and increase their strength and mobility. Students interested in this program should have a strong science foundation.

Strengthen your future.
Occupations in the Exercise Science industry cover a wide range of education and training levels. The Exercise Science program prepares students for the ACSM Personal Trainer Certification. Get a jump start on continuing education with the availability of college credits.

To learn more about college credits at Eastland-Fairfield Career & Technical Schools, please visit our college credit web page.

Exercise your knowledge.
Put your good foundation in science to work for you as you promote health and help patients. The Exercise Science program includes studies in:
  • health education
  • health and fitness
  • anatomy
  • physiology
  • exercise programming and prescription
  • safety and first aid
  • rehabilitation and mobilization of injury
  • massage techniques and relaxation
  • nutrition
  • sports psychology
  • career exploration
  • preparation for personal training exam

Areas of study include: 

  • Fitness Evaluation and Assessment
  • Sports Exercise Psychology
  • Nutrition and Wellness
  • Exercise and Athletic Training
  • Medical Terminology 

Career Pathways

As the health care industry continues to grow, make the diagnosis for your future with these careers: 
  • athletic trainer
  • exercise physiologist
  • massage therapist
  • occupational therapist
  • occupational therapist assistant
  • personal trainer
  • physical therapist
  • physical therapist assistant
  • wellness coach

Visit the Exercise Science website.

Contact Us

Stacey Valentas
Instructor
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