Welcome to this Course Guide.
Purpose: Help CUW undergraduate students in EXPH 225: Introduction to Exercise Science find useful resources for their career assignments.
Help Available: If you need help finding resources, please feel free to contact librarians with Ask a Librarian or on the Library Tab in the Portal (phone, email, chat)
How to Use: Resources in this guide are organized by type. Click a tab to choose the appropriate information for your needs.
Students complete this activity about evaluating a website in class.
Note: You may not use a website already included in this guide.
Look up professional organizations at Career One Stop
Tip: Look for sections on the website called education, students, careers, or resources.
Looking for some suggestions for Primo or databases? Try one of these keywords or phrases.
- Physiologists — Practice
- Physiologists — Compensation And Benefits
- Clinical exercise physiology — Practice
- “vocational guidance”
- “career development”
SPORTDiscus is a database with many magazines with exercise and fitness career related advice. Try doing a search for “career” or a specific occupation title ex. “athletic trainer”.
Limit your results to Magazines.
- Journal of Professionalization of Exercise Physiology
This journal does interviews with professionals and gives career advice. Click “search within this publication” to search for articles:
Articles about professional issues in EXPH.
A magazine for physical therapy professionals. Search inside for “careers” or “career development”: