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Scholarships & Grants

Opportunities from government and private sources are listed.

Links & Resources

Find resources for general education and special education students.

Fullbright Scholars
External Grant/Funding Per Annum
Individuals Funded
Through Special Education Grant Programs


The department is affiliated with the Oral Preschool Research Program and offers both the Motor Behavior and Park, Recreation & Tourism Studies labs. With a strong emphasis on community engagement, our researchers work to expand knowledge and bring undergraduate and graduate students into their work.

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Physical Activity Courses

Human Movement Science offers courses in self defense and three types of martial arts, as well as physical education courses in swimming, yoga, weight training, golf and aerobics.

Accredited by CAEP


Special Education and Health & Physical Education are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation for Education Preparation (CAEP). The Virginia Standards of Technology for Instructional Personnel are also satisfied within the coursework.