Health and Fitness Science
Central Carolina Community College's Health and Fitness Science program prepares multi-skilled fitness professionals to be qualified to perform various skills in the health and fitness industry. Graduates of the Health and Fitness Science program will be required to sit for the American Council on Exercise Personal Trainer Certification Exam before graduation. Graduates may also be eligible to sit for a variety of other examinations that pertain to the health and fitness industry.
Careers in Health and Fitness Science
Careers in the Health and Fitness Science field include jobs such as:
- Chiropractic Practices
- Fitness Studios
- Parks and Recreation Departments
- Personal Training
- Sports Industries
- Sports Performance Facilities
- YMCA staff
Learn more about non-athletic careers in sports, including job types and salary expectations.
Central Carolina Community College's Health and Fitness Science program has articulation agreements with the following schools:
View Central Carolina Community College's complete list of articulation agreements at www.cccc.edu/collegeservices/transfer-resources/agreements.
The Health and Fitness Science associate degree is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary for employment in the fitness and exercise industry as well as provide students pathways for transferring to select colleges and universities to earn a bachelor's degree in an exercise science program.