Major in Tennessee Transfer Pathway with Emphasis in Exercise Science (A.S.)
Program and Career Description:
The Exercise Science emphasis is a two-year program for students planning to complete a bachelor's degree at a four-year school. Students can pursue careers in area of Athletics and Wellness, Teachers of Physical Education, Personal Trainers, Dietitians, and Athletic Trainers. A few examples of career and salary estimates are listed below.
|Physical Education Teachers
|Fitness Trainers and Instructors
||HS diploma; certifications vary
|Dietitians and Nutritionists
||Bachelor's degree; some require Master's
Career and salary information taken from JOBS4TN.GOV. Check out this website for additional information about job descriptions, education requirements and abilities, and supply and demand for these careers. For additional information from a national perspective, go to Bureau of Labor Statistics, U. S. Department of Labor on the internet at www.bls.gov. Visit the Occupational Outlook Handbook on this website. Salaries are not guaranteed.
This program is a Tennessee Transfer Pathway (TTP) major. A student who completes the associates degree in this major is guaranteed that all required community college courses will be accepted in this major at the transfer institution. To see which four-year institutions offer this TTP major and guarantees a seamless transfer, visit the Tennessee Transfer Pathway website at www.tntransferpathway.org.
Articulation agreements exist between other private and non-TN public institutions. These agreements are available at www.columbiastate.edu/admissions/transfer-information.