What Will You Become?
Iowa Western Community College

Program Information

The Sports Medicine major is designed for students who will pursue a career in a sports injury or exercise related health field.  Upon completion, students are encouraged to transfer and complete a bachelors degree program in their area of interest. The curriculum is designed for people interested in sports medicine.

Careers in Sports Medicine include:Sports Medicine Room 1

  • Physicians
  • Physical Therapist
  • Athletic Trainer
  • Nutritionist
  • Psychology
  • Corporate Wellness
  • Exercise Science

Immediately after completing 2 year program at IWCC,  the graduate are able for work in these careers:

  • Personal Trainers
  • Physical Therapy Technicians

You can check the web site US Department of Labor Bureau of Labor and Statistics for more information.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The sports medicine team works under the direction of a licensed physician and in cooperation with other health care professionals, athletics administrators, coaches and parents.