Career Opportunities

Exercise Science (Kinesiology):

Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Kinesiology prepares students for a post-baccalaureate degree in the following medical and health professions:

  • Physician (M.D. or D.O.)
  • Physical Therapy
  • Chiropractor
  • Physician Assistant

Mesa Community College offers an Associate of Arts (AA) degree with an emphasis in Exercise Science (Kinesiology) also the Maricopa – ASU Pathways Program (MAPP) –http://articulation.asu.edu/atp/mccc

Exercise Science (Exercise and Wellness):

Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Exercise and Wellness/Health Promotion prepares students for careers in the following professions:

  • Health/Fitness Managers
  • Health Promotion or Behavior Change Professional
  • Corporate/Commercial Fitness Manager/Trainer
  • Community/Corporate Health Professionals
  • Fitness Specialist Profession:
    • Senior Citizen Trainer
    • Military/Tactical Trainer
    • Professional Sports Trainer

Mesa Community College offers an Associate of Arts (AA) degree with an emphasis in Exercise and Wellness/Health Promotion also the Maricopa –ASU Pathways Program (MAPP) –http://articulation.asu.edu/atp/mccc

Exercise Science (Athletic Training): 

Bachelors of Science Degree in Athletic Training prepares students for a career in:

  • Athletic Training

Mesa Community College offers an Associate of Arts (AA) degree with an emphasis in Athletic Training.

Exercise Science (Physical Education): 

Bachelors in Elementary or Secondary Education: emphasis Physical Education prepares students for a career in:

  • Elementary Physical Education teacher
  • Secondary Physical Education teacher

Mesa Community College offers an Associate of Arts (AA) degree with an emphasis in Physical Education.

Certification in Strength and Conditioning and Personal Training – offers students a career in:

  • Personal Training
  • Sports Performance

Certificate in Nutrition for the Fitness and Wellness Professional – offers students a career in:

  • Personal Training
  • Sports Performance

For Career opportunities in HealthWellnessRecreation, and  Dance  go to those sites.