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7 Degrees from 6 Schools

Online Schools Offering Fitness Trainer Degrees

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We list 7 programs that can get you started in a career in health and wellness as a fitness trainer. These programs are offered through 6 colleges and have an average yearly tuition of $16,682. Our online student reviewers have recorded their experiences in these schools and have given an average career helpfulness rating of 57 percent across these colleges. Overall recommendation rates for individual schools range from 0 to 91 percent.

Certificate Associate Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
Annual Tuition Certificate $16,233 Associate $15,700 Bachelor's $16,170 Master's $14,758 Doctorate $12,138
Annual Earnings (mid-career) -- -- Bachelor's $52,288 Master's $61,656 Doctorate $83,167

Fitness training programs are available at the associate degree and certificate level. Certificate programs take several months to a year to complete and cover topics like human physiology, anatomy, human performance, nutrition, cardiovascular and strength training, and human psychology. Associate degrees take two years to complete and cover the topics of the certificate, as well as administrative aspects of working as a fitness professional, such as health club management, client outreach, finance, and marketing. Depending on their program, graduates may be eligible to take professional certification exams offered by different fitness organizations.

We found 6 online schools that match your criteria.
Accredited Online Colleges Offering Fitness Trainer Degrees
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Kaplan University Annual Tuition $10,125 - $15,957 Recommend Rate 43% (235 reviews)
149 Programs, 1 in Fitness Trainer (view all)
  • AASBA - Health Club Operations
Liberty University Online Annual Tuition $19,968 Recommend Rate 64% (113 reviews)
193 Programs, 1 in Fitness Trainer (view all)
  • CERT: Outdoor Adventure Sport
Arizona State University Annual Tuition $22,977 Recommend Rate 92% (12 reviews)
47 Programs, 1 in Fitness Trainer (view all)
  • BS in Health Sciences (Healthy Lifestyles Coaching)
Penn Foster Career School - Healthcare Annual Tuition $4,680 - $6,553 Recommend Rate 78% (9 reviews)
16 Programs, 2 in Fitness Trainer (view all)
  • Certified Personal Trainer (Diploma)
  • Fitness and Nutrition (Certificate)
Penn Foster Career School Annual Tuition $4,680 - $6,553 Recommend Rate 81% (47 reviews)
79 Programs, 1 in Fitness Trainer (view all)
  • Fitness & Nutrition
Ashworth College (Canada) Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate Add Review
54 Programs, 1 in Fitness Trainer (view all)
  • Personal Trainer (Certified) - Diploma
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7 Degrees from 6 Schools

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