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Sports and Health Science – Pre-Physical Therapy B.S. (on campus)

Bachelor of Science – On Campus

Help Others Be Well

Get a solid, biblical foundation in science to help others use their bodies well. You will be prepared to excel in further education in physical therapy or other medical fields. Learn to serve others through the amazing sciences of biology and anatomy!

Credit Hours

Career Potential 

You will be ready to pursue further education or jump into serving others in a variety of roles, such as:

  • Graduate Student in Physical Therapy (or other health sciences)
  • Community Health Worker
  • Wellness Coach
  • Personal Trainer
  • Physical Therapist*
  • Chiropractor*
  • Physician Assistant*
  • Nurse*
  • Nutritionist*

*with further education

 

What Will You Learn?

In all of the programs at CSU, you’ll be interacting with small class sizes and professors who really care and desire to mentor you. You’ll not only receive quality academics to prepare you for your career, but discipleship to prepare you for life.

Leadership in training and nutrition program development

Learn to distinguish between health facts and fiction and guide others in plans to steward their bodies well. You will gain valuable hands-on experience in your field through practicum observations. 

Biblically sound philosophies of exercise and health

Develop a solid understanding of the sciences from a biblical perspective. You will be amazed as you discover God’s amazing design in the human body!

The ability to treat the whole person

Learn how to prevent, analyze and care for activity and sports-related injuries. You will be prepared to work alongside people professionally to help them thrive.

Your Courses

Each of your courses will be taught from a biblical worldview, and you’ll learn with an intimate group of peers led by professors who care about your success.

First Year
Fall Semester
Spring Semester
  • First Year Experience
  • Principles of Bible Study
  • Bible Survey
  • Academic and Researched Writing
  • Biology I
  • Physical Education Elective
  • History Core Elective
  • Writing Across the Disciplines
  • Living Well
  • General Psychology
  • Biology II
  • Speech Communication
  • Building a Biblical Lifestyle

This is an example of what your course schedule may look like; your actual schedule will be determined when you register.

Second Year
Fall Semester
Spring Semester
  • First Aid / CPR
  • Health Science Observation I
  • Pre-Calculus
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology I
  • Biblical Studies Elective
  • Humanities Elective
  • Health Science Observation II
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Worldviews: Humanities and Science
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology II
  • Theology Survey
  • Physical Education Elective

This is an example of what your course schedule may look like; your actual schedule will be determined when you register.

Third Year
Fall Semester
Spring Semester
  • Health Science Practicum I
  • Chemistry I
  • Biblical Studies Elective
  • Discipleship Elective / Free Elective
  • Global Core or Discipleship Elective
  • World Religions
  • Health Science Practicum II
  • Chemistry II
  • Theological Distinctives
  • Biblical Studies Elective
  • Physical Education Elective 

This is an example of what your course schedule may look like; your actual schedule will be determined when you register.

Fourth Year
Fall Semester
Spring Semester
  • Health Science Application I
  • Physics I
  • Biblical Studies Elective
  • Free Elective
  • Math, Science or Psychology Elective
  • Health Science Application II
  • Physics II
  • Senior Seminar
  • Sports Ministries Elective
  • Free Elective

This is an example of what your course schedule may look like; your actual schedule will be determined when you register.

Discover God’s design. Help others live well.

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Pre-Physical Therapy major, Tunkhannock, PA

I love that I will be able to help people to rehabilitate post-injury, and I enjoy learning how the body functions and heals on many levels.

Program Highlights 

  • Observe and gain more than 200 hours of experience in your preferred field!
  • You will be ready to pursue a master’s degree and then doctoral programs that can lead you to certification in your field of interest.

Help others care for their bodies!

Get the expertise you need to serve others well through the life sciences.

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