Adelphi University’s Bridges to Adelphi program and the Department of Health and Sport Sciences have joined forces for a collaborative mentorship program focused on promoting comprehensive physical activity for neurodiverse students.
Develop the skills you’ll need to pursue a career in any health, sport or physical activity-based field.
Why Earn Your BS in Physical Activity Studies?
Equip yourself with the skills to successfully promote healthy lifestyles in an array of settings, from community organizations to recreation departments, fitness centers, assisted living and nursing homes, daycares, and more. You may also continue your education by going on to graduate study in fields like health promotion, exercise science, sport management and public health.
Why Major in Physical Activity Studies at Adelphi?
- Tailor your degree to your unique interests and goals through a variety of elective physical activity courses.
- Receive personalized attention working one-on-one with faculty to complete a senior capstone project that explores a physical activity or health-related topic of your choice.
- Gain hands-on experience helping others learn to live an active lifestyle as you promote physical activity, sport and wellness in your community.
What Can You Do With a Degree in Physical Activity Studies?
Most students go on to graduate study in fields like health promotion, exercise science, sport management and public health. You’ll be well-equipped to promote healthy lifestyles in an array of settings, from community organizations to recreation departments, fitness centers, assisted living and nursing homes and daycares.
Exceptional Hands-On Learning
Designed to inspire a variety of career outcomes, your four-year BS experience is filled with a wide range of beneficial hands-on activities, such as a senior capstone project that involves close collaboration with faculty.
Additionally, through our Active Panther Partners Program you will serve as an on-campus peer mentor to Adelphi students who need special accommodations or programming helping them adopt healthy, active lifestyles.
To apply for this program, submit the appropriate application requirements:
Transformative Educational Opportunities
All undergraduate students have the opportunity to apply for the following programs to expand their educational landscape: