Learn exercise and fitness theories and the skills to teach people how to safely exercise. The program may include work-related experiences at the Fitness and Conditioning Center and in local fitness clubs and agencies.
What can I do with this degree?
Career Options: Work as a personal trainer and/or group fitness instructor in your own business or within a fitness club or agency. Take exams for certification through the American College of Sports Medicine (ASCM), the American Council of Exercise (ACE), or the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).
Academic Options: A student planning to transfer to obtain a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science should follow the Associate of Science Degree for Transfer.
Gainful Employment Information: www.pima.edu/ge-crtfitness
Lead Faculty: 520-206-6685
Program/Major Codes: CRTFITNESS/FSP1