Fitness & Wellness Department

Fitness & Wellness Department

Glendale Community College is a proud Gold-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.

Exercise Science and Personal Training Degrees and Certs

Students have many certification, degree, and transfer opportunities, including NAU@GCC and other partner universities, to prepare for careers in Exercise Science, Personal Training, Athletic Training, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Sports Medicine and more.

PED Course Offerings

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! We offer Lap Swimming, Swim Class, Aqua Fitness, and Private Swim Lessons. Choose between credit and non-credit options.