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Department of Rehabilitation Sciences

Welcome to the Department of Rehabilitation Sciences! 

The department offers undergraduate and accredited graduate programs in Rehabilitation Sciences and Communication Sciences and a doctoral degree in Physical Therapy. We are located in beautiful, historic Savannah, Georgia, just 40 minutes from the beach and close to both Hilton Head and St. Simons Island.

Our facilities include the Rite Care Center for Communication Disorders, located in the Armstrong Center, and the 3200-square-foot, state-of-the-art Biodynamics and Human Performance Center operated in collaboration with the Department of Health Sciences. The Biodynamics Center comprises three specialized laboratories: the Biomechanics Laboratory, the Muscle Performance Laboratory and the Exercise Physiology Laboratory. Other facilities include an anatomy lab, a pulmonary function lab, and a clinical athletic training facility. We have also recently acquired an Anatomage Medical Table, a state-of-the-art anatomy visualization system.


Read More Armstrong Hosts Inaugural Summer Communication Camp for Kids

(July 15, 2015) – Armstrong hosts inaugural summer communication for kids at the RiteCare Center.

Read More Voices of Hope: Armstrong leads autism community support, outreach

(September 1, 2015) Lakesha Lewis, a behavior therapist and Master of Public Health candidate at Armstrong, has been making waves within coastal Georgia’s autism support network since moving to Savannah from Los Angeles five years ago.

Professor Honored by the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy

(September 23, 2014) — Armstrong State University professor of rehabilitation sciences David Lake received the Outstanding Service Award from the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT) at their annual meeting in San Francisco, Calif. on September 18-20, 2014.

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