Department Chair

Office
Horace Sisk, Room 809, 2201 Hull Rd., Fayetteville, NC 28303
Phone Number
Office Hours Mon-Fri
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Email
Larzaris Butler

What to Expect:

Course Work

The Health and Fitness Science program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary for employment in the fitness and exercise industry.
Students will be trained in exercise science and be able to administer basic fitness tests and health risk appraisals, teach specific exercise and fitness classes and provide instruction in the proper use of exercise equipment and facilities.

Career Paths

Graduates should qualify for employment opportunities in:
  • Commercial Fitness Clubs
  • Parks and Recreation Departments
  • Wellness Programs in Business and Industry
  • YMCA’s and YWCA’s
  • Other Organizations Implementing Exercise and Fitness Programs

Enroll Now!

At FTCC you can earn a degree or certificate in Health & Science Fitness. Contact an Admissions Counselor for assistance or Apply Now!

Associate Degree

Health & Fitness Science (A45630)

Program Length: 4 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma & Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Associate in Applied Science

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Certificate Degrees

Health and Wellness Management Certificate (C45630C1)

Program Length: 4 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma & Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

High School Connections Program
Health & Fitness Science Certificate (C45630H1)

Program Length: 2 Semesters
Prerequisite: Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate