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Fitness Leadership Certificate

The certificate in Fitness Leadership prepares students for entry level positions in the fitness field. Students will have significant preparation toward certification testing as a personal trainer or group exercise instructor. The certificate coursework can later be incorporated in the associate degree if students are interested in furthering their education.

Students who successfully complete all program courses qualify for a certificate of program completion.

Schoolcraft program code # 1YC.00214
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See Gainful Employment for more information about our graduation rates, median debt of students who have completed the program, and other important information.

Sample Plan

First Year - Fall Semester

Total Credits: 12

First Year - Winter Semester

Total Credits: 12

Program Total: 24 Credits

Not all courses are offered each semester.  Students should work with an academic advisor or counselor to develop a schedule that will work for them. Students planning to transfer should check the transfer institution’s requirements/guides or discuss their options with an academic advisor or counselor. Number of credits may vary depending on the course selection.

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