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The Movement Science undergraduate major program, with a reputation as one of the best offered by a public institution in New England, provides a strong foundation in the movement sciences, preparing students for several career opportunities in sports medicine and/or graduate study.
We offer state of the art facilities including human performance laboratories, athletic training center, aerobics studio and fitness conditioning facility. You'll enjoy immediate access to “natural” classrooms including the Berkshire Mountains and the Westfield Watershed; indoor climbing wall and low and high ropes courses round out the facility based learning resources.
The Master's Degree Program in Physical Education offers candidates a route to professional licensure. Learn more here.
Possible futures in Movement Science:
Members of the Athletic Training Club attend the Eastern Athletic Trainers Association Convention annually and bring back valuable hands-on
The MSSLS Club provides social and professional experiences relating to Movement Science, Sport and Leisure Studies through activities.
The Exercise Science Club will provide opportunities for students to engage in activities that support healthy and fit lifestyles.