Associate of Science - Health & Physical Education

Is there a future in a Health and Physical Education career?

The salary you can expect to earn is different depending on the career opportunity you choose. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, occupations in the arena of Health and Physical Education are expected to increase much faster than the average for all occupations. These workers are expected to gain jobs because an increasing number of people are spending time and money on fitness and more businesses are recognizing the benefits of health and fitness programs for their employees.

Why choose a career in Health and Physical Education?

One of America's dynamic growth industries is helping people manage the physical side of their lives. People who choose careers in Health and Physical Education are instrumental in encouraging healthy lifestyles and wellness through educating individuals and communities about behaviors that can prevent diseases, injuries, and other health problems. Today you can combine your interest in physical fitness or sports with exciting career opportunities as a: teacher, coach, athletic trainer, fitness professional, sports manager, official, sports psychologists, and more!

What will I learn in the Health and Physical Education program at CCC?

  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • History and Concepts in Physical Education
  • Personal Health
  • First Aid and CPR
  • Weight Training
  • Social Dance

Why is the Health and Physical Education program at CCC so outstanding?

At Clovis Community College we understand that sports or fitness careers demand mental preparation as well as physical preparation. The mission of the Health and Physical Education faculty and staff is to improve the quality and quantity of life for community residents by providing opportunity for, and promoting participation in, safe and effective health and fitness programs. Our small class sizes, dedicated faculty and can-do attitude will be a positive partner for you on your road to success!

Here are the classes you need to take in order to earn your Associate of Science in Health and Physical Education. You can also view the CCC Course Catalog for more details, including course descriptions.

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For more information about the Certificate of Completion program, including graduation rates and the median debt of students who completed the certificate, please read the following information:

Health and fitness is rapidly becoming a priority across the nation.

For more information please contact:
Mark Bussen