training, and strength and conditioning specialist. With graduate training,
students can pursue careers in sport nutrition, exercise physiology, cardiac
rehabilitation, and physical therapy. Preparation for both the NSCA’s Certified
Strength and Conditioning Specialist exam and the ACSM’s Health Fitness
Specialist exam is built into the curriculum, and students passing one of
these national exams can expect enhanced job opportunities. See www.
acsm.org or www.nsca-lift.org for more information.
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