College of Health and Human Sciences Department of Human Performance and Leisure Studies

Overview of the Bachelors of Science Degree in Sport Science and Fitness Management (SSFM)

The Sport Science and Fitness Management degree will prepare undergraduate students for careers in a variety of sport, fitness or recreation environments. Graduating seniors apply their knowledge and skills to real-world problems through internships in a variety of health, wellness, sports and other recreational settings. Graduates of the program possess the knowledge and skills needed to conduct and interpret assessments of health and fitness, as well as to determine safe and effective exercise programs.  Employment opportunities for the SSFM major may include:

  • Personal training                             
  • Fitness instruction
  • Wellness coaching
  • Strength and conditioning coaching
  • Fitness specialists in cardiac rehabilitation facilities
  • Sales representatives in pharmaceuticals and medical and fitness supplies
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N.C. A&T BOT to Hold November Meeting

The second regular meeting of the North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University Board of Trustees is scheduled for Nov. 15-16, in the Alumni-Foundation Event Center.

Nominations Being Accepted for 2018 Human Rights Medal

Nominations for the 2018 Human Rights Medal awarded by North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University are being accepted through Nov. 30, 2018.

‘Queen Sugar’s’ Wesley Tapped for N.C. A&T’s December Commencement

To usher the newest group of alumni into their next chapter, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University has called upon actress Rutina Wesley to deliver the keynote message for the Dec. 8, 2018, commencement ceremony at 8:30 a.m. in the Greensboro Coliseum.