Strength and Conditioning

Strength and Conditioning

The Strength and Conditioning major is designed to prepare students to take the national exam to become Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists (CSCSs). CSCSs are professionals who apply scientific knowledge to train athletes for the primary goal of improving athletic performance. They conduct sport-specific testing sessions, design and implement safe and effective strength training and conditioning programs, and provide guidance regarding nutrition and injury prevention.


Tara Brackman
Assistant Professor of Physical Education

Jill Pratte, MS, ATC, LAT
Assistant Professor of Physical Education, Assistant Athletic Trainer

Moz Rahmatpanah, Ph.D.
Professor of Physical Education