Scientific Knowledge for the Body and Mind
At the UVA School of Education and Human Development we understand that health and well-being means more than just the absence of disease. This educational experience immerses students in mindfulness, nutrition, public policy, and much more.
Enhancing Health and Well-Being
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Exercise Science and Sports Medicine
Our Kinesiology program offers a range of degrees in exercise physiology, sports medicine and athletic training.
Whether you are interested in serving as a school counselor in an elementary school, conducting research in clinical psychology, or supporting students at the college level, we offer a range of programs that support an individual's health and well-being.
Speech Communication Disorders
Our speech communication disorders degrees prepare students to work with individuals presenting a diverse range of communication disorders: language, literacy, autism spectrum, stuttering, voice, cognition, articulation, hearing and swallowing/feeding, as well as neurogenic disorders.
Children with Unique Needs
Through both our kinesiology and special education offerings, we offer programs that aim to support individuals with disabilities based on their unique physical and educational needs, so they can make progress in environments where they would otherwise be likely to have limited success.