EXERCISE SCIENCE & KINESIOLOGY
(Beginning in 2023-24)
- Introduces students to the current state of wellness in the U.S. and the scientific foundations of exercise and fitness.
- Aims to develop critical thinking skills that will lead to success within a career in exercise science and/or success in college or a certification program.
- Students will develop the ability to educate others on the benefits of exercise and how to implement appropriate and effective physical activity and exercise into their lives.
- Provides foundation for multiple career pathways, including but not limited to: Athletic Training; Group Fitness Instruction; Personal Training; Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehabilitation; Nutrition; and Fitness Facility Management.
This academy is hosted at Arthur P. Schalick High School.