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.

Outcomes

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

Career

Median Salary*

Athletes & Sports Competitors

$47,710.00

Athletic Trainers

$45,630.00

Cardiovascular Technologists & Technicians

$55,570.00

Coaches & Scouts

$31,460.00

Community Health Workers

$37,330.00

Exercise Physiologists

$47,340.00

Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, & Aquacultural Animals

$24,520.00

Fitness Trainers & Aerobics Instructors

$38,160.00

Gaming & Sports Book Writers & Runners

$22,600.00

Nonfarm Animal Caretakers

$21,990.00

Recreation & Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary

$59,180.00

Secondary School Teachers

$58,030.00

Social Science Research Assistants

$43,190.00

Sports Medicine Physicians

$206,920.00

Umpires, Referees, & Other Sports Officials

$25,660.00

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