Join a program built to prepare you for graduate study in physical therapy, occupational therapy and sports medicine, and earn your Bachelor of Science degree in Rehabilitation Sciences!
Format: In person at Armstrong Campus
Credit Hours: 124
At Georgia Southern University, the Bachelor of Science with a major in rehabilitation sciences provides you with a curriculum focused on the science and research associated with physiology and rehabilitation. Your coursework will familiarize you with the medical terminology and practices needed to become an invaluable member of the healthcare industry.
Building on a foundation of physiology, biology and chemistry, Georgia Southern’s Rehabilitation Sciences program includes a sound education in basic neuroscience, pathophysiology and psychology in the context and application of rehabilitation.
While this degree will prepare you for entry-level rehabilitation science jobs, the program is designed to prepare you for graduate studies in physical therapy, occupational therapy or sports medicine.
Career Opportunities in Rehabilitation Sciences
A Bachelor of Science with a major in rehabilitation sciences prepares you for a variety of jobs in physical rehabilitation and its related fields, including:
Join the Rho Tau Pre-Physical Therapy Club
The Rho Tau Pre-physical Therapy Club is the only national student organization for pre-professionals studying rehabilitation science with the goal of becoming a physical therapist. We inspire, empower, and support students and offer the tools to navigate your academic career while preparing you for your professional one.
Membership: 2.5 GPA and pay annual membership dues
Contact: Frank Glenn
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Rehabilitation Sciences Program
Last updated: 10/19/2021