Career Center & Student Employment

Kinesiology and Exercise Physiology

CSU, Chico Catalog Description

Some graduates with Kinesiology and Exercise Physiology degrees have pursued one or more of the following occupations:

  • Adventure Education Teacher
  • Aerobics Instructor
  • Athletic Director
  • Athletic Trainer
  • Camp Counselor
  • Chiropractic Physician
  • Coach/ Referee
  • Community College Instructor
  • Fitness Education Teacher
  • Health Club Manager
  • Massage Therapist
  • Media Relations Specialist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Park Ranger
  • Personal Trainer
  • Physical Education Teacher
  • Physical Therapist
  • Physical Therapy Assistant
  • Physician Assistant
  • Professional Scout
  • Recreation and Fitness Worker
  • Recreation Therapist
  • Recreation Facility Manager
  • Rehabilitation Counselor
  • Sales Representative
  • Specialty Medical Profession
  • Sports Instructor
  • Sports Marketing Manager
  • Sports Retail Manager
  • Sports Equipment Buyer


  • Typically co-curricular activities, work experience and/or internships are essential (in addition to earning a college degree) to be competitive in the job market upon graduation.
  • Some occupations may require advanced degrees and/or training (check with the Career Center regarding your target occupations).
  • Please visit the Career Center (SSC 270) early in your college experience to get ideas on how to build your resume.

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