Mar 01, 2024  

Personal Trainer - Advanced Certificate

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Program Code: CSA.35742

Upon completion of the Personal Trainer Certificate Program, you will have the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively assist apparently healthy individuals and those with controlled diseases in exercising safely and achieving higher levels of fitness or athletic performance. This program will provide the knowledge and practical experience in all of the following areas: client consultation and assessment, fitness program development, exercise techniques, safety procedures, and legal issues. Upon completion of this program, you will be eligible to sit for the American Council on Exercise (ACE) certification exam or the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Certified Personal Trainer exam.

Total Semester Credits: 14

Total Semester Credits: 8

Total Semester Credits: 4

Total Semester Credits: 4

Total Credits: 30


  1. Notations:
    1. BIO 101W  or BIO 140W  can be taken in place of BIO 152W  
    2. LWT 165  AND LWT 170  can be taken in place of HSC 140  
    3. LW 222  can be taken in place of LWT 210  
    4. LWA 101 , LWA 106  or LWA 111  can be taken in place of LWA 108  
    5. LWA 152 , LWA 154W , LWA 156W  or LWA 158  can be taken in place of LWA 151  

Gainful Employment Disclosure

Delta College

Undergraduate certificate in Personal Trainer - Advanced Certificate
Program Length: 1 year

Students graduating on time

18% of Title IV students complete the program within 1 year1

Program Costs*

$3,245 for in-state tuition and fees

$5,057 for out-of-state tuition and fees

$1,450 for books and supplies

$4,122 for off-campus room and board

Other Costs:

Additional program equipment, materials, or required testing fees; approximately $400

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*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion.
Note that this information is subject to change.

Students Borrowing Money

N/A* of students who attend this program borrow money to pay for it2

*Fewer than 10 students enrolled in this program. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

The typical graduate leaves with

N/A* in debt3

The typical monthly loan payment

N/A* per month in student loans with N/A* interest rate4.

The typical graduate earns

Not provided per year after leaving this program5

Graduates who got jobs

40% of program graduates got jobs according to the state job placement rate7

Program graduates are employed in the following fields:

Athletic Trainers

Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors

Licensure Requirements6

There are no licensure requirements for this profession in:


Additional Information:

No additional notes provided.

Date Created: 6/15/2017

These disclosures are required by the U.S. Department of Education


  1. The share of students who completed the program within 100% of normal time (1 year).

  2. The share of students who borrowed Federal, private, and/or institutional loans to help pay for college.

  3. The median debt of borrowers who completed this program. This debt includes federal, private, and institutional loans.

  4. The median monthly loan payment for students who completed this program if it were repaid over ten years at a NA* interest rate.

  5. The median earnings of program graduates who received Federal aid.

  6. Some States require students to graduate from a state approved program in order to obtain a license to practice a profession in those States.

  7. State Job Placement Rate:

    Name of the state this placement rate is calculated for:


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    What types of jobs were these students placed in?

    The job placement rate includes completers hired for: Any jobs
    Positions that recent completers were hired for include: n/a

    When were the former students employed?

    This rate is based on program completers who were already employed or within six months of completion

    How were completers tracked?

    Graduation application survey and follow up survey

  8. Accreditor Job Placement Rate: N/A


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