Take your undergraduate degree and run with it ─ straight to one of PennWest’s post-baccalaureate online certificates in Exercise Science. These certificates prepare you to capitalize on fast-growing trends in the fields of health, wellness and fitness.
Built on PennWest California’s renowned Master’s in Exercise Science, the first nationally ranked 100% online program of its kind, these certificates offer premier training to working professionals.
Choose from 10 different concentrations, with full- or part-time options. Small class sizes allow our expert faculty to deliver high-quality content in a personalized manner. And PennWest’s partnerships with national organizations and corporations connect you to best practices in the industry.
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PennWest offers 10 online Exercise Science certificates to take your career to the next level.
Delivered 100% online so you can earn your certificate while still working as an exercise, military, healthcare, or other professional.
According to Mindbody, more than two-thirds of people in the U.S. report they’re more focused on health and wellness than ever before because they want to live longer and healthier lives.
The first academic partner of the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)
12 - 18
Justin Barroner, PGA, MS, MBA
Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Graduates in the field of Exercise Science may work in rehabilitation, helping individuals gain strength or recover from injury. They may work with athletes as trainers or become wellness coaches. Jobs in all sectors of the exercise science field are in high demand. For example, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts jobs for fitness trainers and instructors will grow 39% – much faster than average – between now and 2030.
PennWest’s three campuses, California, Clarion and Edinboro universities, have been delivering award-winning online programs for more than 20 years. You’ll graduate with a degree from Pennsylvania Western University, completely supported by the expertise and community of learners on our brick-and-mortar campuses.