Exercise Science and Rehabilitation
- Career Pathways:
Whether you choose an entry-level position, earn a bachelor’s degree or certification, or continue on to medical school, there’s a unique path for everyone in this field. The program will help prepare students for careers in physical therapy, athletic training, personal fitness, and sports medicine. Topics include routine rehabilitation, the roles and responsibilities of rehabilitation providers, anatomy and physiology, nutrition and wellness, and therapeutic techniques.
- Postsecondary/Advanced Placement:
The employment outlook for careers in this field show continued growth. Our goal is to ensure our students are ready for a related postsecondary program or able to confidently enter the field in an entry-level position. Local related postsecondary programs are available at Thomas Jefferson University, Temple University, and Rutgers University.
- Industry Certifications:
Students can potentially earn OSHA Healthcare, CPR/ First Aid, ACSM Certified Personal Trainer, and AMCA Physical Therapy Aide.
- Materials and fees:
Approximately $100 - $375
Meet Your Instructor
- Attendance Award
- Director’s Award
- EASTERN Foundation Award
- Educators’ Association Award
- Foundation Award for High Student Achievement
- Hatboro Rotary
- SkillsUSA Advisors Award
- Springfield Township High School Alumni Association Award (STHSAA)
- Straight A
- Student of the Month
Each class at EASTERN competes for the Class Monthly Attendance Award. This is calculated based on the best attendance percentage of the AM and PM session.