Are you interested in taking your passion and dedication to a healthy and active lifestyle to the next level? Maybe you’re cut out to be a fitness professional.
Tyler Junior College will offer a showcase of its Wellness and Exercise Science degree program from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 8, in the fitness and testing lab located in the Robert M. Rogers Nursing & Health Sciences Center, at 1200 E. Fifth St., on the TJC main campus.
Attendees will have an opportunity to visit with TJC faculty and graduates, as well as internship site representatives: Bobby Stroupe from APEC, Greg Maschal from ETMC Olympic Center, and Kelly Hitchcock from KH Fitness.
The overall employment outlook for personal trainers and group instructors is projected to increase 25 percent in Texas and 13 percent nationwide. Salaries range from $33,000 to $66,000 annually.
For more information on the TJC wellness and exercise program, go to www.tjc.edu/exercise.
Contact Anne Provencher at 903-510-3124 or Justin Hall 903-533-5433 for details.