​​​​​​​​​​​​​Program Description

As a student with an exercise science-health fitness minor, you’ll combine nutrition and health sciences to prepare for a career as a health fitness professional, personal trainer, or strength and conditioning coach. You’ll also have options in corporate wellness, public health and health promotion after you graduate.​​

Put Your Degree to Work

​U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics sample data

JobMedian PayJob Growth through ​2022​
Athletic trainer$42,690 per year19% (5,400 more jobs)
Occupational health/safety specialist$66,790 per year7% (4,200 more jobs)
Fitness trainer/instructor$31,720 per year13% (33,500 more jobs)

For More Information

Visit the School of Health Sciences website or contact:

School of Health Sciences
Health Professions Building 2219
Email: helme1lm@cmich.edu
Phone: 989-774-3541