Post Master's Certificate in Exercise Science: Curriculum
The curricular content in the exercise science online certificate program is well positioned to be presented via the Internet. Performance enhancement and injury prevention, fitness and wellness strategies, sport psychology, and rehabilitation science methodology are presented with streaming video, narrated PowerPoint presentations and online forums. Threaded discussion groups, chat rooms and e-mail allow the cohorts to communicate and interact, adding unique insight into the discussion. Students use their existing places of employment as their working laboratories, applying concepts and techniques learned online into their daily practice.
Students must choose from one of the following certification tracks:
- Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention
- Wellness and Fitness
- Rehabilitation Science
- Sport Psychology
Each track consists of only four courses for the certificate and related National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) certification.
Learn more about the post-master's certificate course descriptions for these certificate tracks.