Graduate Certificate

Human Movement Science

Become an expert in injury prevention. Prepare for NASM’s Corrective Exercise Specialist certification with a Certificate in Human Movement Science at Concordia-Chicago.

Become an Expert in Health & Fitness

Learn how our 100% online programs can help you get ahead in the exercise science field.

Application Deadline: March 8, 2023
Classes Start: March 13, 2023

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Human Movement Science Certificate Program Details

With injuries becoming increasingly more common, injury prevention is a critical part of working with any athletes. The Human Movement Science certificate program will give students the knowledge to develop injury prevention programs and teach students how to help athletes improve functional capacity and correct faulty movement patterns. This 12 credit hour certificate will prepare students to pursue the National Academy of Sports Medicine’s Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES) credential.

Industry Certification

This program prepares individuals for the National Academy of Sports Medicine’s Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES) exam.

Institutional Accreditation

Concordia University Chicago is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission to award baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral degrees. All Concordia University Chicago degree programs are approved by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE).

Human Movement Science Certificate Career Outlook

Graduates go on to serve in a variety of capacities in fitness, wellness, sports management and leadership careers. Many of our students pursue careers in exercise science fields such as these areas:

  • Integrated Health Specialist
  • Research Technician
  • Health Coach

Start Date

March 13, 2023

Deadline to Apply

March 8, 2023

Cost Per Credit

$475

Admission Requirements

Curriculum

Concentration Courses 12 Credit Hours

AES 6500 Principles of Human Movement Science
AES 6520 Program Design in Corrective Exercise Training
AES 6540 Practicum: Human Movement Science
AES 6560 Special Topics: Seminar in Movement Science