Enhancing Health and Wellness Through Education
You can become an effective leader in health, fitness, and physical activity through the Pitt School of Education. Improving public health outcomes is of critical concern to society — and our programs prepare you for meaningful careers in the education, research, and clinical space.
Our Pitt Education alumni are transforming the world of health and wellness. They work in leadership positions in K-12 schools and as field clinicians, health researchers, nutritional consultants, and administrators in the fitness industry.
As a Pitt Education student, you gain a competitive edge through our emphasis on experiential learning. You will engage in hands-on learning at world-class facilities at the University of Pittsburgh, including access to fitness and recreational facilities and cutting-edge machines in the health sciences.
You can also work on community-focused programs through the school's Healthy Lifestyle Institute. The institute provides students with the opportunity to work with outside organizations and members of the local community, which ensures that your learning will have a significant impact.
Explore our Programs
- Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science
- Minor in Applied Fitness
- Minor in Aquatics
- Minor in Dance
- Minor in Exercise Science
- Master of Science in Clinical Exercise Physiology
- Master of Science in Health and Physical Activity Programming and Promotion
- Master of Science in Health and Wellness Management