Program Description


Housed in the Department of Kinesiology, this Bachelor of Science degree is designed to prepare students for graduate education in occupational therapy (OT), physical therapy (PT), athletic training (AT), wellness and human performance, and other areas of health care, within the context of a liberal arts education setting. An additional focus of the program is to prepare students for certification exams through the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). Health Sciences is an interdisciplinary Bachelor of Science program that includes courses from all departments in the School of Sciences and Mathematics, based on graduate-school admissions requirements.

About Greensboro College

Founded in 1838, Greensboro College provides undergraduate students a true liberal-arts education while also offering four master’s degrees. Greensboro College provides a coeducational and independent learning atmosphere with approximately 1,000 undergraduate students from 29 states and territories, the District of Columbia, and seven foreign countries. We have 45 full-time faculty who teach 32 majors and more than 1,000 different courses directly to our students. We pride ourselves on our one-on-one contact between faculty and students, with no graduate assistants or teaching assistants teaching courses at Greensboro. We consider ourselves a leader in academic advising and leadership development programs.