Great Careers

Sports medicine majors learn how to prevent or recover from injuries and improve the body's performance. Skills like decision making, training, nutrition and clinical proficiency are all used in a wide variety of jobs. Careers may include (but are not limited to):

Administrative Positions:

  • Activities Director
  • Athletic Contractor
  • Sports Advertising
  • Community Planner
  • Fitness Program Coordinator
  • Park Manager
  • Public Health Education
  • Recreation Director
  • Sports Administrator
  • Sports Camp Director
  • Sports Camp Coach


Careers in Medicine:

  • Physical Therapist
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Orthopedics
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Health Advocate
  • Nutritionist
  • Personal Trainer
  • Sports Massage Therapist
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Chiropractice


Trainers:

  • Athletic Trainer
  • Strength Trainer
  • Exercise Trainer
  • Trainer's Assistant
  • Personal Trainer
  • Weight Training