Sports Medicine & Exercise Science

The Sports Medicine and Exercise Science program requires its students to master a rigorous academic schedule, along with career-specific courses in emergency procedures, sports specific training, injury recognition/evaluation/ prevention, exercise physiology, fitness training, and nutrition/weight management.

Bureau of Labor Statistics Data

The % of job growth expected in these careers through the year 2026:

25% Doctor of Physical Therapy *22% Athletic Trainers *30% Physical Therapist Assistants

Program Supplies and Fees (PDF)


Requirements for admission:
  • GPA of 2.5 or higher

  • Completion of Biology & Algebra
    with “C” or better

  • Medical Terminology I: 2 credits

  • Medical Terminology II: 2 credits

  • Management of Athletic Injuries: 3 credits

  • Nutrition: 3 credits
  • Resistance Training: 3 credits

College Credit Articulation
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College Credit Articulation
  • 15 College Credit Hours Available
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Program Instructor

Lauren Copen, MS, ATC, LAT, CSCS, CFT

Contact Information

The Career Center High School
21740 State Route 676
Marietta, OH 45750

Phone: (740) 373-2766
Fax: (740) 376-2244

Should you need to report a positive Covid-19 test or case to the Career Center, please call 740-373-2766, extension 1160.

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