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Health and Fitness Science

Exercise your passion for physical fitness and changing lives!

The Health and Fitness Science program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary for employment in the fitness and exercise industry.

Students will be trained in exercise science and be able to administer basic fitness tests and health risk appraisals, teach specific exercise and fitness classes and provide instruction in the proper use of exercise equipment and facilities.

Students will be eligible to sit for the Group Exercise Instructor and Personal Trainer certification exams.

Note: This program does not have a selective admissions process.

Curriculum Track Options

Program Length: 5 Semesters

  1. A.A.S. Health and Fitness Science
  2. A.A.S. Health & Fitness Science/UNCW Articulation to Bachelor of Science Exercise Science
  3. A.A.S. Health & Fitness Science/UNCW Articulation to Bachelor of Arts Healthful Living and Fitness Education

Curriculum Information

Health & Fitness – Exercise Science (A45630E)
Health & Fitness – Healthful Living & Fitness (A45630H)
Health & Fitness Science (A45630)
Health and Fitness Science (Pathway) (C45630CP)