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The College of Health and Human Performance
Department of Kinesiology


Employment Opportunities

The Exercise Physiology Undergraduate degree is designed to prepare students for post-graduate training in the areas of exercise physiology, physical therapy, wellness program administration and medicine. Students that decide not to pursue graduate training can use their skills in a variety of health and fitness entry level positions.

Bachelor's Degree/Entry Level

  • research assistant
  • health/fitness technician
  • personal trainer
  • fitness specialist for industry based wellness program

Further Education/Experience Often Required

  • exercise physiologist
  • physical therapist
  • physician
  • physician's assistant
  • occupational therapy
  • administrator for industry based wellness program
  • candidate for dentistry or optometry school