Exercise Science/Personal Fitness Trainer

Austin Community College’s accredited exercise science program gives you the scientific understanding and practical skills you need to succeed as a personal fitness trainer. You’ll design fun and safe workouts, prepare for national certification exams, get qualified for jobs at top gyms, and earn credits that transfer to four-year universities. 

The Only Nationally Accredited Personal Fitness Trainer Program in the State of Texas

Summer and Fall Applications Now Being Accepted.

Limited Seats Available for Introductory Spring Courses for the Non-Major or Future Program Applicant. Contact 512-223-6040 For More Information.

Quick Career in 1 Year or Less

90% National Certification Pass Rate

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs for Personal Fitness Training

ACC's Exercise Science Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs for personal fitness training.

Job Titles & Career Information

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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: $

    Currently Employed:


    # people are employed as Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors. This number is expected to # over the next four years.

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