The Department of Health and Human Performance at PBA prepares you for careers in health sciences, physical and occupational therapy, sports medicine, health promotion and health and physical education from a Christian perspective at Florida's top Christian college.
Here, nationally recognized faculty members instruct students and conduct research amid outstanding facilities including laboratories in human physiology, motor learning, biomechanics and physical education. Students can supplement their education by participating in professional conferences and field trips and joining a number of related student organizations.
With these majors you can prepare for the following careers:
“America is facing an obesity epidemic. Three out of every 10 children are overweight or obese. It has never been a better time to work in Health and Human Performance. At PBA, we offer a small family atmosphere and our programs prepare students to meet the needs of our changing society."
--Denise Breitkreuz, Assistant Professor, Health and Human Performance; Coordinator of Health and Human Performance
"With our academic research and hands-on experiences, HHP graduates are fully prepared to excel in nearly all areas of sports medicine, health and wellness that God is leading them."
--Matthew Mitchell, Associate Professor, Health and Human Performance; Director of Human Performance Laboratory
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