Exercise Science Concentration at Messiah College
The exercise science concentration within the applied health science major is for you if you desire a career in the broad health field. The courses you’ll take within this concentration focus on systems biology and integrating physiology as it is applied to health. This concentration prepare you for careers in fields such as corporate fitness, cardiac rehabilitation, personal training, strength and conditioning or other wellness positions. If you are interested in occupational therapy, health promotion or public health you can also tailor the exercise science concentration to prepare for graduate work.
Job options for graduates of the exercise science concentration:
- Fitness instructor
- Strength and conditioning coach
- Personal trainer
- Wellness program manager
- Recreation specialist