Careers in Health Care
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Fitness and health workers lead, instruct, and motivate individuals or groups in exercise activities, including cardiovascular exercise, strength training, and stretching. A degree in fitness or health will allow the graduates to find jobs in places like health clubs, gyms, country clubs, hospitals, yoga and Pilates studios, or resorts. The coursework for these programs will cover subjects from community health to exercise science.
A mental health professional is a person who offers services for the purpose of improving an individual's mental health or to treat mental illness. This broad category includes psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, licensed professional counselors, clinical social workers, psychiatric nurses, mental health counselors as well as many other professionals. In the United States and Canada one must first complete a bachelor's degree.