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The College of Health & Human Performance
Department of Kinesiology


Sample Job Descriptions

Corporate Fitness Specialist: Exercise Fitness Specialist in the corporate setting. You will perform fitness testing, prescribe exercise programs, and establish an employee based wellness program.

Exercise Instructor: You will perform graded exercise tests, and establish safe and effective exercise programs for apparently healthy adults and individuals who exhibit coronary prone characteristics.

Exercise Physiologist (post-graduate): A Masters level clinical exercise physiologist works in a variety of settings which includes, but is not limited to, the following jobs: cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation specialist; corporate fitness director; research technician in exercise physiology or in biochemistry; community college/college lecturer; research associate. Doctoral level exercise physiologists can become researchers and teachers at the university level; program directors for cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation programs; and researchers for organizations within the private sector.