THE IDENTITY OF CSS

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HISTORY PROFILE VOCATIONAL
PROSPECTS
POSTGRADUATE
STUDIES
JOB MARKET


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HISTORY
The College of Sports Sciences was Founded in 1990 by a team of distinguished Greek Scientists, aiming at developing a model educational institute specializing in sports sciences with particular emphasis on the latest developments in sports education, research and practice.
Undergraduate students have enrolled and they work under the academic instructions of 35 full-time and part time professors/researchers. (rate of educators to students 1/7).
At the same time, studies leading to Master degree start in September 2005.
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ESSENTIAL CRITERIA FOR THE IMAGE OF CSS
The main perspective of CSS is:
  • To promote science and research in the field of sports sciences.
  • To offer a contemporary, flexible, educational program of studies, of university level, comparable to the programs of the best foreign institutes.
  • To offer specialized programs and seminars for university graduates and the provision of postgraduate level education.
  • To attract the best students.
  • To promote international co-operation with universities and colleges.
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VOCATIONAL PROSPECTS
Graduates of Sports Sciences can ensure successful careers in the following areas
COACHING
LIFE SAVING
PERSONAL TRAINING
SPORTS FEDERATIONS
TOURIST ENTERPRISES
PRIVATE FITNESS CLUBS
PRIVATE AND STATE CAMPS
ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS
NON-PROFITABLE ENTERPRISES
PRIVATE ATHLETIC FEDERATIONS
HEALTH AND EXERCISE PROGRAMS
INDIVIDUALS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS
NUTRITIONIST (ATHLETES, EXERCISING INDIVIDUALS)
ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICERS IN TEAMS AND CLUBS
ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICERS IN ATHLETIC FEDERATIONS
SALES AND PROMOTION OF ATHLETIC SERVICES AND EQUIPMENT
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POSTGRADUATE STUDIES
Studies in the CSS place great emphasis and prepare students for the start of their own business enterprise. There are special courses on administration which interest every professional. The academic organization and credibility of the CSS are supported by the fact that the best state universities abroad have accepted our graduates for studies leading to Masters or Ph.D. degrees. In several cases, graduates of the CSS received a scholarship from the following universities.
Master's degree
  • University of Massachusetts, USA
  • University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
  • University of Aberdeen (Medical School), Scotland, UK
  • University of Northumbria, England, UK
  • University of Manchester, England, UK
  • Liverpool University, England, UK
  • Sheffield University, England, UK
Ph.D.
  • University of Manchester, England, UK
  • Liverpool University, England, UK
  • University of Athletics, Koln, Germany
Graduates from CSS are members of the faculty and participate in research programs in foreign universities.
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JOB MARKET
Since 1994 a landmark for CSSs, the first graduates find jobs in the Greek job market and they start successful careers in numerous activities concerning sports.

In addition, many of our graduates who attended post-graduate courses abroad, have entered the foreign job market as well. The U.K., Germany and the U.S.A. are just a few of the countries abroad where our graduates occupy positions in the areas of physical education (primary, secondary, tertiary); gymnasiums; management/marketing sport firms etc.

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