Careers

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Careers with a Kinesiology Degree

Here is a sampling of what types of jobs our alumni are currently employed in:

College / University Athletic Training

  • Athletic Trainer, University of Tampa, Tampa, FL
  • Athletic Trainer, Castleton State College, Castleton, VT
  • Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
  • Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer, Illinois State University, Normal, IL
  • Athletic Trainer, Southern Maine Community College

High School Athletic Training

  • Athletic Trainer/Asst. Athletic Director, Archmere Academy, Claymont, DE
  • Athletic Trainer, Orono High School, Orono, MN
  • Athletic Trainer, York High School, York, ME
  • Athletic Trainer, Nute High School, Milton, NH
  • Athletic Trainer, Concord High School, Concord, NH

Professional Sports / Clinic / Other Athletic Training

  • Athletic Trainer, United States Senate, Washington, DC
  • Athletic Trainer, US Ski & Snowboarding Assn. (Men’s Alpine), Park City, UT
  • Athletic Trainer, Pawtucket Red Sox, Pawtucket, RI
  • Athletic Trainer/Personal Trainer, Pacific Athletic Club, San Diego, CA
  • Athletic Trainer, OrthoCare Medical, Manchester, NH

Career Outcomes

Exercise Science majors often work in hospitals, offices of physicians and other health practitioners, and outpatient care centers.

Career Outcomes

Teaching is a wonderful profession for anyone interested in promoting the health and well-being of school age students, and school programs in general.  As a health and physical education teacher, you will be shaping a future where all schools have well-designed physical activity programs. Most importantly, you have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of children young adults.

Career Outcomes

Careers in Outdoor Education and Social Work:

Wilderness Therapy Programs. There are currently over 100 wilderness therapy programs operating in the United States.

Therapeutic Boarding Schools which provide integrated educational milieus with the appropriate level of structure and supervision for the whole child (physical, emotional, behavioral, familial, social, intellectual, and academic development).

Residential Treatment Centers that treat adolescents with serious psychological and behavior issues.

Public and Private Schools that offer adventure programming to both at-risk and mainstream students.

Transitional Independent Living/ Young Adult Programs designed for people over 18 needing a safe, supportive environment and life skills training for transition into adulthood.  

Adult Treatment Programs designed for adults with specific treatment needs (substance abuse, eating disorders, PTSD) in mental health settings.

Career Outcomes

Sport Studies graduates have found success securing positions in the industry. Here are a few positions students earned upon graduation:

  • U.S. Marketing Manager, Bauer-Nike Hockey
  • Assistant to the President, NBC Sports
  • Inside Sales Representative, Boston Celtics
  • Marketing Assistant, University of Maryland
  • Assistant Ticket Mgr., U.S. Naval Academy
  • Special Events Coordinator, The Jimmy Fund
  • Teacher/Coach, Oyster River Middle School
  • Marketing Coordinator, Brine Inc.
  • Athletic Director, Salem (NH) High School
  • Asst. Athletics Director, Emmanuel College
  • Sports Writer, Foster's Daily Democrat
  • Sports Writer, Manchester Union

Career Outcomes