Exercise and Nutritional Science

The following lists are examples of the types of employers and job titles that students and alumni interested in Exercise Science, Nutrition, and Physical Activity might consider. Please note there is certainly crossover between departments. This list is not comprehensive; it is intended to be used as a starting point for job seekers to begin research into the field.

Sample Employers

Actionaid International
ActiveHealth Management
Aerobodies Fitness
Aga Khan Development Network
American College of Sports Medicine
American Council on Exercise
American Society for Nutrition
American Sports Medicine Institute
Aquila, Ltd. Health & Fitness Solutions
Bread for the World
Center for Science in the Public Interest
CHI, Inc.
Clinical Exercise Physiology Association
Core Performance
Corporate Fitness Works
Counterpart International
Development Alternatives Inc.
Diabetes Institute, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Emerson National Hunger Fellows Program
Evolent Health
Exercise Jobs
Fit Family Jr
Food and Nutrition Technical Assistance Project
Food for the Hungry
Health Solutions
Heifer International
Helen Keller International
Human Kinetics
Inova Fairfax Hospital
Institute for Food and Development Policy (Food First)
International Food Policy Research Institute
L&T Health and Fitness
Leland International Hunger Fellows Program
Magellan Health Services
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
N. Chapman Associates
National Association for Sport and Physical Education
National Athletic Trainers’ Association
National Health and Exercise Science Association
National Strength and Conditioning Association
No Kid Hungry/Share Our Strength
Outdoor Ed
Pew Charitable Trusts
Plus One Health Management
Premier Health and Fitness Resources
Professional SportsCare & Rehab
Quality Health Solutions
RESULTS Educational Foundation
Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity
SHAPE America
Stay Well Health Management
Take Care Health Systems
The Body Image Therapy Center
The Boston Collaborative for Food and Fitness
U.S. Department of Agriculture
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
UN Food and Agriculture Organization
UN World Food Programme
United States Healthful Food Council
Washington Hospital Center
Wellness Coaches USA
Wellness Connection
Wellness Corporate Solutions
World Economic Forum
WTS International
YMCA of Metropolitan Washington

Sample Job Titles

Advanced Practice Clinical Dietician
Assistant Cross Country Coach
Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning
Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach
Associate Professor of Physical Education
Athletic Trainer
Content Developer
Director of Youth and Sports Fitness
Exercise Physiologist / Registered  Dietician
Exercise Specialist
Exercise Technician
Head Strength Coach
Health Coach
Human Performance Specialist
Occupational Athlete Coach
Personal Trainer
Physical Therapist
Physical Therapist Tech / Assistant
Program Associate
Project Coordinator
Project Manager
Research Assistant
Screening Program Manager
Senior Associate Athletic Director
Senior Exercise Physiologist
Senior Quality and Patient Safety Specialist
Wellness and Communications Associate
Wellness Coach
Wellness Coordinator