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Jason Rutland

Jason Rutland
Admission Counselor/Athletic Liaison
Students: Freshmen
SC Counties: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Beaufort, Berkeley, Calhoun, Charleston, Colleton, Dorchester, Georgetown, Hampton, Jasper, Lexington, Orangeburg, Richland, Sumter, Williamsburg
Out of State: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi

About Me:

My name is Jason Rutland, and I am originally from Barnwell, SC. I graduated from Anderson University in 2003 with a B.S. in Physical Education. I graduated with an M.S. in Exercise Science and Health Promotion--Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention from California University of Pennsylvania in 2008. I am a certified personal fitness trainer through the National Exercise and Sports Trainers Association, and I also hold a certification as a Performance enhancement Specialist through the National Academy of Sports Medicine.  I also teach a course in the Kinesiology department at Anderson University.

What is a piece of advice that you would give a new student coming to college?
Stay open with your options. Explore as many different avenues as possible. You never know what you may become passionate about.

What is your favorite event or activity on campus at Anderson?
FCA, Athletic Events

Where do you like to hang out off campus in Anderson?
Beautiful Lake Hartwell

What is a quote that encourages or inspires you?
Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence. Vince Lombardi
What have you been listening to lately?
Jack Johnson, Kenny Chesney
How do you spend your free time?
Spending time with my wife, running, mountain biking, snowboarding, and playing golf.

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