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Exercise and Sport Science Career Opportunities

The internship coordinator for Exercise and Sport Science majors is Dr. David Porter. Please contact him at:

McKay Gymnasium Room 188D
O: (808) 675-3755
F: (808) 675-3754

Career Opportunities in Physical Education and Sports
Sport Management
Sport Marketing
Sport Communication

Traditional Nontraditional
Elementary school (K-6)
Middle school (5-8)
Secondary school (7-12)
Junior/Community College
Adapted physical education
Sport Club, Health Club
Sport camp or school
Recreation department
YMCA/YWCA program
Corporate program
Dance studio
Peace Corps and VISTA
YMHA/YWHA program
Cruise ships

Development Rehabilitative
Private sport club
Recreation department
Dance studio
YMCA/YWCA program
Corporate fitness
Protective services (police/fire)
Industrial recreation
Physical therapy
Corrective therapy
Therapeutic recreation
Occupational therapy
Cardiac rehabilitation
Sports medicine clinic
Weight-control center
Stress-management clinic
Massage clinic
Fitness & Nutrition counseling
Holistic health clinic
Wellness clinic

School College / University
Athletic administration
Athletic training
Sport officiating
Athletic administration
Athletic training
Business management
Facility management
Sports information
Sports promotions
Academic counseling
Sport officiating
Ticket sales
Strength & conditioning coach
Sporty psychology

School Business / Industry
Program/department head
Intramural/campus recreation
Sport club
Health club
Sport camp & school
Corporate fitness
Theme park and resort
Sport hall of fame and museum
Public fitness & recreation
Facility management

Clothing sales

Equipment sales

Club membership sales

Book sales

Sport broadcasting

Sport journalism

Sport photography