Contact: Dr. Peter St. Pierre, HPE Program Coordinator
Bachelor of Science Degree
Leading to Certification for Grades P-12
WellStar College of Health and Human Services,
Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education
The B.S. in Health & Physical Education is fully accredited by NCATE, National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, fully approved by Georgia’s Professional Standards Commission for P-12 teacher certification, and nationally recognized by NASPE, the National Association for Sport & Physical Education.
This single field program is designed to prepare health and physical education teachers at all grade levels (pre-kindergarten through grade 12). Candidates complete the equivalent of a major in health and physical education and a second major in pedagogical studies with an emphasis on teaching health and physical education.
A complete listing of Health and Physical Education (P-12) program admission requirements can be found at: http://wellstarcollege.kennesaw.edu/hpe.