The Pilates Mat Instructor Certificate prepares students to develop safe and effective Pilates Mat exercise classes for a variety of fitness levels. Individuals who complete this certificate will be prepared to teach Pilates Mat to people of all body types, ages, and physical conditions. Graduates may be employed by health clubs, wellness centers, and university recreation centers. Graduates are prepared to take the national certification examination to become a Certified Pilates Mat Instructor.
Graduates Are Prepared To
- Develop safe and effective Pilates Mat exercise classes for a variety of fitness levels
- Teach Pilates Mat classes to people of all body types, ages, and physical conditions
- Take the national certification examination to become a Certified Pilates Mat Instructor
Representative Job Titles For Graduates
- Pilates Mat Instructor
Graduate Starting Salary Projections
$15.25 median hourly salary
Employment of fitness trainers and instructors is projected to grow by 13 percent through 2022, about as fast as the average for all occupations. As businesses, government, and insurance organizations continue to recognize the benefits of health and fitness programs for their employees, incentives to join gyms or other types of health clubs is expected to increase the need for fitness trainers and instructors.
Representative Co-Op/Clinical/Intern Sites
- Certificate does not include co-op
Pilates Mat Instructor Certificate (PMIC)
Program Prerequisites: AFL 085 Applications of College Reading and Writing and AFM 090 Foundations of Basic Mathematics or appropriate placement test scores.
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