Recent examples of internships completed by Exercise and Sports Science students include:

Physical Education & Health
Early and extensive Field Experiences with K-12 students in Wake County public schools (settings associated with all teaching methods courses)
Public School Internships – Student teachers are placed in Wake County Schools

Health & Wellness
Students intern in a variety of settings offering them the opportunity to experience general fitness programming, cardiac rehab, athletic performance, physical therapy, and community health education. Recent placements include

  • Rex Wellness Centers
  • WakeMed
  • Triangle Volleyball Club
  • Triangle Orthopedics
  • Workplace Solutions
  • Valencell

 

On-Campus Opportunities for Exercise and Sports Science Majors

  • Meredith Human Performance Lab – perform basic fitness testing to extensive metabolic evaluation
  • Employee Wellness Program – deliver fitness and educational programs to the employees of Meredith College
  • Fitness Center Instructor – gain hands-on experience for exercise instruction, implementation and site supervision
  • Angels in Motion – an exciting student-led fitness program offered to all Meredith students

 

Exercise and Sports Science Practicum Manual (PDF)

Exercise and Sports Science Program

Majoring in ESS at Meredith College will prepare you for a career in your field whether you plan to go to work right after graduation or pursue graduate or professional school.


Majoring in ESS at Meredith College will prepare you for a career in your field whether you plan to go to work right after graduation or pursue graduate or professional school.