Master of Science in Exercise Science & Health Promotion / Tactical Strength & Conditioning
California University of Pennsylvania

Program Details

Prepare for the future of coaching in emergency fields with this online degree in kinesiology and exercise science.  New safety guidelines, set to take effect in 2030, require coaching personnel to have certifications and advanced education.  Graduates will meet these certification requirements after graduating and sitting for the NSCA Tactical Strength and Conditioning Facilitator (NSCA TSAC-F) exam.  

Learn to help men and women in emergency fields:

  • Build strength
  • Maintain wellness
  • Improve physical performance
  • Decrease the risk of injuries

The first 100% online program to offer the tactical strength and conditioning program, the curriculum combines theory and practical application, so students learn to consult, physically train, and create safe and effective strength and conditioning programs.  Upon completion, graduates are ready to work with EMS units, law enforcement agencies, protective services, private training facilities, the U.S. military, and many more.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

California University of Pennsylvania is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV