The Human Performance Department can prepare you for a variety of careers relating to physical wellness.
Majors and minors in the Human Performance Department will prepare students for a career in an Exercise Science or Sport and Fitness related field. Students may also choose to major in a K-12 or Secondary Physical Education program.
Our dedicated faculty, access to an array of internship sites in the Chicagoland area, and a large range of pre-professional teaching opportunities are all assets for studying at Concordia-Chicago.
Exercise Science (BA)
Are you interested in corporate fitness, recreational fitness, personal training or cardiac rehabilitation? Have you considered a career as a strength and conditioning coach or work in other allied health professions?
Sport and Fitness (BA)
Are you passionate about working with elementary, middle school, or high school students? Would you like to learn about various teaching strategies and methodology that will lead students to discover how to develop an active and healthy lifestyle?