• Please be advised that we had a power outage earlier this morning, because of this the university is closed for the day. Magill is open and operating on a normal schedule. Family weekend events for today are canceled, Saturday and Sunday's events will continue on schedule.

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    Bachelor of Science in Health Studies - focuses on developing professionals who will promote health and prevent disease across diverse areas in medical, community, nonprofit, corporate, and government settings. The curriculum also offers a broad and intensive education in the relationship between lifestyle and health. The focus on the sciences makes this major a good fit for those students pursuing careers as healthcare professionals. Students interested in pursuing careers in medicine, dentistry, and similar programs should consult with the Pre-Professional Health Advisory Committee.


    Bachelor of Science in Health & Physical Education - prepares students for careers in coaching, athletic training, and fitness training, as well as graduate or professional schools for physical therapy, exercise science and other similar professions.  The curriculum combines 30 credits of health studies course work with 18 credits of physical education courses including exercise physiology, biomechanics, sports psychology and motor skill development. Students may also choose from free electives such as Coaching Courses, Preventing Athletic Injuries and Exercise Testing & Prescription

    Bachelor of Science in Health &Physical Education with Endorsement in K-12 Education - This dual major offers core health studies and physical education for those students interested in obtaining a K–12 teaching certification. The curriculum content is aligned with both the State of New Jersey certification requirements and the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

    • Health/Physical Education with Endorsement in K-12 Education in Health and Physical Education Curriculum Chart
    • Health/Physical Education with Endorsement in K-12 Education in Health and Physical Education Sequence Chart