Career paths

By the numbers

Among 2010 graduates, 80% of students majoring in Exercise Science, Fitness Studies, Sport Studies, and Community Health have been placed in full-time field related area 6 months post graduation.

Approximately 30% of HHP graduates choose to go on to graduate school in physical therapy, occupational therapy, athletic training, sports management, nutrition, or radiology upon graduation from Concordia every year. 

Students wishing to enter graduate school have experienced a 100% acceptance rate.

 

Recent graduate programs entered

  • Creighton University – Omaha, NE
  • University of Nebraska Medical School – Omaha, NE
  • Regis University – Denver, CO
  • College of St. Mary – Omaha, NE
  • Concordia University – Mequon, WI
  • Midwestern University – Glendale, Arizona
  • Clarkson College – Omaha, NE
  • Rockhurst University – Kansas City, MO 

Recent employers

  • Lincoln Saltdogs – Lincoln, NE
  • Prairie Life Fitness – Lincoln, NE
  • Phoenix Coyotes – NHL – Phoenix, AZ
  • Lincoln Community Bloodbank – Lincoln, NE
  • BryanLGH – Lincoln, NE
  • St. Elizabeth Hospital – Lincoln, NE
  • YMCA’s – Locations all across the United States
  • Victory Pilates – Lincoln, NE
  • Union Pacific Wellness Program – Omaha, NE
  • MPI Research – Lincoln, NE
  • Link Parks and Recreation – Lincoln, NE
  • Union Bank – Wellness Specialist – Lincoln, NE
  • Physical and Occupational Therapists in a variety of settings and states

Recent internships

  • Prairie Life Fitness – Lincoln, NE
  • Utica Legion Baseball – Utica, NE
  • Madonna ProActive – Lincoln, NE
  • Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital – Lincoln, NE
  • Concordia Athletics – Seward, NE
  • Lincoln Saltdogs Baseball – Lincoln, NE
  • YMCA – Locations all across the United States
  • BryanLGH – Lincoln, NE
  • Life Pointe by BryanLGH – Lincoln, NE
  • St. Elizabeth – Lincoln, NE
  • Seward Physical Therapy – Seward, NE
  • Crave Nutrition – Littleton, CO
  • Seward High Soccer Program – Seward, NE
  • York Physical Therapy – York, NE
  • Athletic Republic – Toledo, OH
  • Seward Swarm Baseball – Seward, NE
  • Lafayette Recreation Center – Lafayette, CO