Rehabilitation Science BS

Bachelor of Science in Rehabilitation Science

Do you desire a job in physical therapy, occupational therapy or sports medicine? Our Rehabilitation Science program will help you gain the knowledge needed for graduate-level study and provide you with the necessary expertise in musculoskeletal, neuromuscular and cardiovascular-pulmonary bases of exercise to excel in the profession of rehabilitation science. By pursuing this Bachelor of Science degree, we offer you broad preparation in science and research to achieve your career in the field.

Industry Highlights

The expected employment growth for the related fields is 36% between 2012 and  2022.

- Bureau of Labor Statistics

Career Opportunities

  • Physical Therapy
  • Sports Medicine
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Fitness Centers
  • Health & Wellness Programs
  • Education

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of on-campus, hybrid and online class formats, along with faculty members that offer foundational knowledge and expertise for a more personalized educational experience.


Read More Armstrong State University Introduces New Semester Abroad Program in Siena, Italy

(October 24, 2016) – Beginning in the spring semester 2017, Armstrong State University will offer a new semester abroad program in Siena, Italy. Students will take classes via Armstrong’s long-time partner, the Dante Alighieri Institute. The 12-week program, which runs from January 22 through April 14, 2017, is open to all Armstrong students, as well as University System of Georgia transient students, and offers a full roster of semester credits.

Read More College of Education Alumni Honored as 2017 Teachers of the Year

(April 4, 2016) – At a special Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools gala, 28 of Armstrong's College of Education alumni were honored as school-level Teachers of the Year. Savannah-Chatham County Board of Education President Jolene Byrne told attendees that this honor is given in recognition and appreciation of the teachers' service to students and families.

Read More Start Strong, Start Now Registration Event

(February 11, 2016) - Armstrong will host a one-day Start Strong, Start Now registration event for the Spring 2016 mini-mester on Friday, February 19 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the lobby of Victor Hall, located on Armstrong's main campus at 11935 Abercorn St. This event helps new students apply, get admitted and sign up for classes.

Read More Georgia Game Changers Injury Screens

(December 18, 2015) - First year students in our DPT program conducted screenings at Georgia Game Changers. The students performed Functional Movement Screens (FMS) and Y-Balance tests on approximately (50) participants. Participants included recreational runners, high school track runners, and the general public. These screenings provided the students with an opportunity to provide a community service and practice new skills.

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