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2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [Not Current Academic Year. Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Strength and Conditioning, Certificate

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College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences   > Department of Health and Human Performance  > Strength and Conditioning, Certifcate

The graduate certificate in Strength and Conditioning provides graduate-level students with a focus on the scientific principles of exercise and their practical applications for enhancing athletic performance, improving general fitness, increasing overall function, and preventing injuries. The coursework combines the research-based knowledge necessary to be a successful strength & conditioning professional, with cutting-edge topics from the industry, and opportunities for problem solving and hands-on application. The curriculum is designed to fully equip students to execute the duties of a fitness specialist in a variety of settings and increase readiness to take the most respected and rigorous certifications in the field, like the NSCA’s Strength and Conditioning Specialist and Personal Training certifications. The certificate is also a complementary addition to several other occupations, including nutritionists, coaches, and professionals across the rehabilitation industry.

Certificate Requirements

Credit hours required for this certificate: 12.0

To earn the certificate, a student must complete the following courses:

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