EMPHASIS IN PUBLIC HEALTH PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
The curriculum focuses on the use of social and behavioral theories and frameworks to examine physical activity from a public health perspective. Particular interest is placed on evaluating physical activity programs in community settings.
The curriculum prepares professionals in physical activity promotion research and evidence-based practice. Courses examine the psychological as well as social and environmental factors associated with initiating and/or adhering to exercise programs and physically active lifestyles.
Information on course requirements, electives, and completion checklist for Public Health Physical Activity
See also information regarding the Masters of Public Health program.