Exercise Science Certificate

Phone: 419-995-8879
Office: 102-E Tech Edu Lab

Exercise Science Major

The exercise science certificate issued by Rhodes State College ensures students possess industry-specific skills such as client assessment, exercise prescription, and program design. Students are encouraged to continue the exercise science degree program upon completion of the certificate if pursuing a career in the exercise science or sports medicine fields. 

Technical Standards

See here for Technical Standards information.

First Year
DTN 1000
   or DTN 1220
Basic Nutrition
   or Principles of Nutrition
BIO 1110Anatomy and Physiology I 4
EXS 1000Introduction to Exercise Science 4
BHS 1320CPR and First Aid 1
 Term Hours11
BIO 1120Anatomy and Physiology II 4
BHS 1560Smoking Cessation Education 1
EXS 1010 Exercise Assessment and Prescription 4
MGT 1010 
   or MGT 1050
   or MGT 1250
   or MKT 1600
Principles of Management
   or Principles of Entrepreneurship
   or Team Building
   or Customer Relations and Public Relations
 Term Hours12
EXS 1020Program Design 3
EXS 1030Athletic Facility Management 2
EXS 1040Exercise Clinical I 2
BHS 153012 Lead ECG Interpretation 1
 Term Hours8
 Total Hours 31

See the Gainful Employment website for additional information on certificates.