Fitness and Wellness offers certifications and degrees in personal training, group training, and exercise science.

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Fitness & Wellness Department

Whether you want to become a fitness professional, or just train with one, the Fitness and Wellness department has classes to fit your needs - and your lifestyle.

We offer certificates in nutrition and personal training, and an associate degree in Exercise Science; these prepare you for national certification and provide a solid foundation for a career as a fitness professional.

Looking for group exercise classes or activities? We have many PED classes that will get you moving and feeling good. Yoga, dance, backpacking, hiking, sports of all sorts - find a way to exercise that's fun for you!

The Fitness Centers at Main and North are open to the public and feature an array of gym equipment, mats, balls, TRX, adapted fitness equipment and other tools, along with certified trainers, to help you meet your fitness goals.


Senior Fitness Update

GCC Fitness Center now accepts Silver&Fit® and SilverSneakers® fitness programs. See Senior Fitness for more information. 

P1Kids Health and Fitness Program Wants You!

P1Kids Health and Fitness Program is seeking coaches/trainers/interns to lead fourth and fifth graders in the Isaac Elementary School District through the physical activity P1Kids Curriculum. For more information, please visit our Job Hotlink page. 

Supporting Exercise Science and Personal Training Students

Donate to the GCC Exercise Science Fund and assist students preparing to become fitness professionals. You can make a difference by donating online or by check. Please indicate the name GCC Exercise Science Fund and fund number 4185-1.


Department Chair


Room: FW-18
Phone: (623) 845-3784
Department Secretary


Room: FW-04
Phone: (623) 845-3493

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