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Sports & Exercise Science

Sports & Exercise Science

THIS CHALLENGING PROGRAM PROVIDES INSTRUCTION INTO TECHNIQUES approved by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Greene County Career Center commitment to the program includes the development of a stateof- the-art fitness/workout facility complete with diagnostic and therapeutic equipment.

Sports & Exercise Video

What Am I Learning?

  • Conditioning
  • Nutrition
  • Fitness & wellness
  • Exercise physiology
  • Strength training
  • Injury assessment & treatment
  • Fundamentals of athletic training

Entry Level Career Opportunities

  • Personal trainer
  • Physical therapy aide
  • Group exercise instructor

Advanced Career Opportunities

  • Exercise physiologist
  • Wellness coach
  • Biomechanist
  • Athletic trainer
  • Physical therapy assistant
  • Physical therapist
  • Physical education teacher
  • Occupational therapy assistant
  • Occupational therapist
  • Strength & conditioning coach
  • Rehabilitation specialists

Industry Certifications & Credentials

  • AMCA Physical Therapy Assistant
  • ACE Personal Trainer & Group
  • Exercise Instructor
  • CPR & First Aid
  • OSHA 10 Safety

College Connections

  • Clark State Community College ($3000 Tech Prep Scholarship)
  • Sinclair Community College ($3000 Tech Prep Scholarship)
  • Urbana University Opportunity Scholarship
  • Hocking College

Experiential & Work-based Learning

  • Students develop exercise programs for peer groups during junior year
  • On the job placement opportunities during senior year
  • HOSA CTSO Competitions

OhioMeansJobs Salary Projections (Ohio Average Yearly Pay)

  • Physical therapy assistant: $50,080-$64,600
  • Fitness trainers & aerobics instructors: $19,820-$40,370
  • Athletic trainers: $40,660-$52,190
  • Occupational therapists: $69,220-$101,190
  • Exercise physiologists: $40,430-$57,850
  • Fitness & wellness coordinators: $59,380-$99,780

Contact The Instructor

Maurice Harden, instructor, at [email protected]
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