University of Pittsburgh School of Education

Health, Physical Activity, and Chronic Disease - Master of Science (MS)

This track within the Master of Science degree focuses on training students to address the changing landscape related to chronic disease prevention and treatment, with an emphasis on the promotion and study of physical activity and health. Selecting the “Clinical/Practitioner Focus” will prepare students who are interested in health, physical activity, and fitness program implementation. Theoretical, research, and clinical knowledge and experiences prepare students to be leaders in the health-fitness industry and to direct corporate, commercial, hospital, community, and university wellness programs.


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School of Education
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5500 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
230 South Bouquet Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
PHONE: 412-648-2230
FAX: 412-648-1899
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