The demand for personal trainers continues to increase as businesses, social media, and insurance companies continue to recognize the benefits of fitness programs for individuals. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts employment for fitness trainers and instructors to increase by 24% from 2010 to 2020.
Globe University offers a 2-year degree for personal trainers, wellness coaches and other fitness specialists: the Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Health Fitness Specialist. The degree program provides a solid foundation in exercise science, with a focus on designing customized programs for diverse clients.
Globe University serves students across the nation through our online health fitness programs. As an online student, you will participate in audio clinics and webinars and benefit from presentations by world-renowned trainers. The program includes a hands-on internship.
Bachelor's or 2-year? Online or on-campus? And, which college for your degree? The following information may help you make important decisions:
Globe University is committed to promoting professionalism in the fitness and wellness industry. We will be happy to provide more information on our programs, including job placement statistics. Call 1-877-303-6060 or contact admissions to learn more.
Globe University is accredited by Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award doctoral degrees, master’s degrees, bachelor of fine arts degrees, bachelor of science degrees, associate in applied science degrees and diplomas.
Working collaboratively with fellow Globe Education Network member Minnesota School of Business, the university offers college degree programs online and on campus in locations in the Minneapolis-St. Paul region (the IDS Center, Blaine, Brooklyn Center, Plymouth, Richfield, Elk River, Lakeville and Woodbury), Rochester, Shakopee, St. Cloud and Moorhead, Minnesota (MN); Appleton, Green Bay, Wausau, Eau Claire, La Crosse, Middleton and Madison, Wisconsin (WI); and Sioux Falls, South Dakota (SD). Our online program is world-wide, and our campuses serve students from Upper Midwest communities including Fargo, North Dakota (ND) and Bloomington, Eagan, White Bear Lake, Coon Rapids, Eden Prairie, Burnsville, Roseville, Maplewood, Minnetonka and Maple Grove, MN.