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

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Fitness & Wellness Department

eim_on_campus.jpgGlendale Community is a proud Silver-Level Exercise is Medicine campus recognized by the American College of Sports Medicine. Whether you want to become a fitness professional, or just walk on the treadmill, the Fitness and Wellness department has classes to fit your needs - and your lifestyle. Click on your medicine below:

Future Fitness/Wellness Professional

New and continuing students have many certification and continuing education opportunities as future fitness/wellness professionals.

Credit Courses (PED/EXS/HES/REC/WED)

Get fit while earning college credits. Our group fitness classes are open to students as well as community members of any fitness level.

Fitness Centers

The GCC Main and GCC North Fitness Centers are open to students, employees and community members of all fitness levels. You'll find the most current fitness equipment and tools to help you achieve your goals. Group fitness classes are also available in credit and non-credit options. As a fitness center member or fitness center credit student, enjoy a variety of FREE group fitness classes at both locations!

Swim and Aquatics

Take a swim in our Olympic-sized pool, one of only two in the West Valley! We offer swimming, water exercise, swim lessons and SCUBA classes. Choose between credit and non-credit options. 





Department Chair


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


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

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