Exercise Science/Personal Fitness Trainer

Personal fitness trainers help us reach fitness, health, and wellness goals. This program provides the scientific understanding and practical skills required to design efficient and safe fitness programs. Your associate degree will prepare you to transfer to a four-year college or take several national certification exams.

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  • Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors

    Instruct or coach groups or individuals in exercise activities. Demonstrate techniques and form, observe participants, and explain to them corrective measures necessary to improve their skills.

    Hourly Wage: $21.42

    Currently Employed: 2367

    Projections:

    2367 people are employed as Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors. This number is expected to increase by 9.29% over the next four years.

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