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Academics


Allied Health

A Bachelor of Science interdisciplinary program designed to prepare students for admission into graduate level allied health care provider programs especially physical therapy, physician assistant, and occupational therapy. The allied health major is not necessarily designed to prepare students for the medical profession. Students seeking admission to medical school should consider majoring in the premed program offered in the department of science and mathematics.

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Athletic Training

Cedarville's Athletic Training major qualifies you to work with both amateur and professional athletes in high schools, colleges, and sports medicine clinics. As a recognized allied health profession, a career in athletic training requires a significant level of scientific and medical preparation. You should complete college preparatory courses in biology, chemistry, and advanced biology (or human anatomy and physiology) during your high school experience. Cedarville prepares you for the real world of athletic training with many opportunities for practical experience. The athletic training major is designed to help you pass the Board of Certification (BOC) examination. Cedarville students do well on their examination and are in demand by some of the top training facilities in the United States.

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Exercise Science

"For while bodily training is of some value, godliness is of value in every way, as it holds promise for the present life and also for the life to come." 1 Timothy 4:8 (ESV) 

The Exercise Science degree prepares students for careers in the health and fitness industry; corporate wellness programs; sports training; and as preparation for graduate school in exercise physiology and physical therapy. 

In four years of study, students will assess cardiovascular risks, perform fitness testing, assist in lifestyle modifications, plan and execute exercise programs for all fitness levels, address the spiritual needs of clients, and complete practicum and internship requirements.

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Multi-Age Health and Physical Education

The multi-age health and physical education major prepares students to teach both health and physical education in grades pre-K through grade 12 in public and Christian schools. Students who complete this curriculum will be licensed by the state of Ohio and the Association of Christian Schools International. The Ohio teaching license, through reciprocal agreements, is automatically recognized in 42 states. For additional information about teaching in other states, see the School of Education section of this catalog. Students in this major will practice improving teaching skills in five different teaching experiences; urban field experience, homeschool experience, methods field experience (public), special populations field experience (GCESC public), culminating with student teaching (public or Christian). Students can also get involved in the Physical Education Organization -- Phi Epsilon Omega.

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Multi-Age Physical Education

The multi-age physical education major prepares students to teach physical education in grades pre-K to 12 in public and Christian schools. Students who complete this curriculum will be licensed by the state of Ohio and the Association of Christian Schools International. The Ohio teaching license, through reciprocal agreements, is automatically recognized in 42 states. For additional information about teaching in other states, see the School of Education section in this catalog. Students can also get involved in the Physical Education Organization -- Phi Epsilon Omega.

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Coaching

The coaching minor prepares students to work as coaches in organized athletic programs at any level. Although formal education is not currently required of coaches, this particular program combines theoretical, scientific, and practical components to provide students with the knowledge and the skills they will need to succeed in this competitive yet rewarding area of service. The course requirements of the coaching minor make it a suitable complement to any major field of study offered by the University.

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Sport Ministry

The sport ministry minor prepares students to use sport as a medium in a variety of evangelistic and discipleship settings including, but not limited to the following: church recreation programs, summer sports camps, coaching clinics, and cross-cultural international settings. The sport ministry minor is a good compliment to many majors including world missions, youth ministries, and sport management.

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