Sports Medicine and Fitness Technology is a field that offers unique and varied job opportunities. When you graduate, you'll be qualified to perform health and fitness assessments, monitor and motivate individuals with exercise prescriptions and conduct exercise sessions.
Keiser University offers both an Associate and Bachelor of Arts degree in Sports Medicine and Fitness Technology.
The associate degree prepares students for positions in the sports medicine and fitness industries. As a student, you will take classes in exercise physiology, nutrition and weight management, sports medicine and first aid, exercise leadership and sports psychology. You will also have the opportunity to learn about health risk factors, basic biomechanical principles, and how to prevent and treat injuries while you develop hands-on skills in the externship program.
Our bachelor's degree prepares students to conduct advanced health and fitness assessments, monitor individuals with exercise prescriptions, and make lifestyle modifications for clients. You'll learn about health risk factors, exercise leadership, prevention and treatment of injuries, biomechanics of movement, and physiological adaptations to exercise. You'll also gain knowledge and expertise in managing your own health and wellness-related business and utilizing sports marketing and promotion techniques.
Graduates of the Sports Medicine and Fitness Technology degree can work in a wide array of health and sports-related positions in settings such as:
- Health clubs
- Educational institutions
- Professional sports associations
Contact Keiser University today to learn more about our Sports Medicine and Fitness Technology programs.