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This is a two-year program for high school juniors and seniors
Skills: 
  • Work in exercise and sports environments with professional athletic and personal trainers 
     
  • Prevent and treat injuries using advanced therapeutic techniques based on anatomy and physiology principles
     
  • Design effective exercise/fitness plans and coach clients through implementation
Credentials: 
  • College Credits
     
  • Certifications
     
  • Internships
Career Opportunities: 

Students will be prepared to continue their college-level education and training in the following careers:

  • Physical therapist (PT)
     
  • Certified athletic trainer (ATC)
     
  • Physical therapist assistant (PTA)
     
  • Massotherapist (LMT)•Exercise Physiologist
     
  • Certified personal trainer (CPT)
Additional Information: 

Students will experience these fun and unique opportunities:

  • Access to professional sports facilities
     
  • Use of state-of-the-art exercise and recreational facilities
     
  • Challenging college level curriculum
     
  • Clinical experience with licensed professionals
     
  • Half-day associate school option
     
  • Senior Capstone project
     
  • Visit quality healthcare facilities state-wide

Students in this program belong to Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA). It provides opportunities for competition, leadership and community service projects.

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