Official Notice of Proposed Revisions to CoAES Standards & Guidelines

CoAES Sponsoring organizations; American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), American Council on Exercise (ACE), American Kinesiotherapy Association (AKA), American Red Cross (ARC), National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), and National Council on Strength & Fitness (NCSF), initiate solicitation of feedback from communities of interest regarding proposed revisions of CoAES Standards and Guidelines for undergraduate Exercise Science[…]

CoAES Updates on Coronavirus (COVID-19) and FAQs for Accredited Programs (Personal Fitness Trainer, Exercise Science, and Exercise Physiology)

The CoAES recognizes that all accredited programs rely heavily on practical, in-person experiences and the current health crisis significantly impacts all programs. The CoAES holds the safety of faculty and students of the utmost importance and we will help to navigate issues that impact all programs and their students. As academic institutions finalize their initial[…]

Benefits of CoAES Accreditation

Accreditation from the Committee on Accreditation for the Exercise Sciences has many benefits for the accredited program and its students. It will facilitate admissions recruitment efforts and promote program enrollment growth by adding value prospective students and parents can recognize through concrete outcomes data and additional perks provided by CoAES sponsoring organizations. Many program administrators[…]

Notice of New Electronic Submission for Annual Reports on Single Date for CAAHEP/CoAES

Beginning in 2017 we will be requiring all CAAHEP accredited programs to begin submitting their Annual Report electronically rather than the hard copy – paper based format of submission. After several discussions, the CoAES board has come to a consensus that a set date submission for all programs to submit their Annual Report on July 1st 2017, and[…]

New CoAES Website

The Committee on Accreditation for the Exercise Sciences (CoAES) has a new website. Besides having an updated look, this site will have up to date information about the accreditation process for programs, site visitors, board members, and students. There will also be a Resources section for respective parties to be able to access needed documents[…]