Internships & Opportunities

Students in the Exercise and Sport Science program have completed internships in a variety of settings. Recent internship include serving at 

  • clinical sites at local hospitals and
  • summer campus as fitness directors.


Career opportunities and mid-career salaries for the Exercise and Sport Science Major may include the following examples.


Median Salary*

Athletes & Sports Competitors


Athletic Trainers


Cardiovascular Technologists & Technicians


Coaches & Scouts


Community Health Workers


Exercise Physiologists


Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, & Aquacultural Animals


Fitness Trainers & Aerobics Instructors


Gaming & Sports Book Writers & Runners


Nonfarm Animal Caretakers


Recreation & Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary


Secondary School Teachers


Social Science Research Assistants


Sports Medicine Physicians


Umpires, Referees, & Other Sports Officials


* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).