With a degree or certificate in an Allied Health program, you could find an exciting career as a nurse, athletic trainer or personal trainer. These fields are in high demand, and with an education from Redlands, you will be ready to enter the workforce or transfer to a four-year university to further your education.
Eli Zucksworth, Athletic Director, Coordinator of Fitness Training, Head Athletic Trainer and Accreditation Liaison Officer
Eli Zucksworth is a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) and the Oklahoma Athletic Trainers Association. A graduate of Oklahoma State University with degree in Athletic Training, Eli earned a Master of Education degree at Southeastern Oklahoma State University. He is the instructor for many course in Health, Physical Education and Recreation (HPER).
Anna Rinehart, M.S., R.D., NCSF Personal Trainer
Passionate for promoting health and fitness, Anna Rinehart is a member of the National Council of Strength and Fitness (NCSF) as both a Certified Personal Trainer and Sports Nutrition Specialist. She practiced as a registered dietitian for 15 years prior to her certifications by obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition from Oklahoma State University and a master’s degree in health and exercise from the University of Oklahoma. She is a certified Silver Sneakers Instructor and Redlands personal trainer instructor along with coordinator of the Fitness for Life program and wellness/longevity classes.
More jobs are currently available for Certified Personal Trainers than qualified people to fill them. Redlands in collaboration with the National Council on Strength and Fitness offers an accredited board certification for personal training. Sign up for classes now and attain your associate in science degree within two years, or take one of the many fitness certification exams and begin working in a fun and exciting field.
The Redlands Nursing Program is recognized by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and the Oklahoma Board of Nursing (OBN). We use theory and simulations to help you understand the material and build your confidence so you are prepared for the required clinical. The deadline to apply for the Nursing Program is April 15.
Scholarships are available through the Redlands Community College Foundation. The deadline for scholarships open to all eligible students is March 1. Nursing students have a unique opportunity to apply for one of many specialized scholarships available. The deadline to apply for nursing scholarships is May 31.