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Iowa Western Community College

Exercise Science

Exercise Science

Just the Facts

Program Start Term: Fall Only
Program Length: 2 Years
Award: A.S.

Part-Time or Full-Time: Both
Program Courses Offered: Day & Online
Program Locations: Council Bluffs Campus

About the Program

The Exercise Science program of study prepares students to transfer to a four-year institution for further education in pre-health professional degrees (pre-physical therapy, athletic training, or per-physician assistant), corporate wellness, personal trainer, cardiac rehabilitation, and human performance. Students gain a solid foundation of human biology, anatomy and physiology, nutrition, and exercise programming. Included in this program pare tools to obtain a personal trainer certificate. Graduates of this program are awarded an Associate of Science (A.S.) degree.

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