Completion of this certificate provides the student with an excellent background in the sciences related to normal and pathological motion. It prepares students for graduate programs such as physical therapy, exercise science, kinesiology, and sports medicine. With minimal additional coursework (nutrition and fitness instruction), it also prepares students to take examinations for certification as a personal trainer or fitness expert, such as the Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS®) that is offered by the National Strength and Conditioning Association.

Undergraduate