Clinical Exercise and Wellness

Our Educational Approach

In our clinical exercise and wellness concentration, you will develop skills to assess physical function and prescribe exercise for healthy and diseased individuals. Your coursework will be grounded in building your understanding of the biomechanical, neuromuscular, physiological, and psychological responses and adaptations to exercise.

This complete listing of coursework will illustrate how concentration-specific courses, electives, and fieldwork or internships weave together to ensure that you are job-ready and confident in your skills.

Our Graduates

Our graduates typically gain employment as exercise specialists for youth, adult, geriatric, and diseased populations, including:

  • Diabetes and cancer management

  • Exercise technicians

  • Cardiac rehabilitation specialists in hospitals and clinics

  • Personal trainers; corporate wellness specialists

  • Community fitness and education leaders 

Graduates also work as business owners, communication specialists, and successfully enter graduate and professional schools.