The Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education (HPE) offers undergraduate degrees in Public Health Education and P-12 Teacher Preparation in Health and Physical Education. The Department also offers minors in both Coaching and Public Health Education which are open to any degree-seeking undergraduate student at KSU. The department serves the campus community through an extensive Physical Activities program and the WELL 1000: Foundations for Healthy Living course.

In the News

  • Erica Lundak

    A Heart for Health

    Erica Lundak plans to dedicate her career to promoting health and preventing disease in communities. She already is building a healthy resume toward that goal.

  • "kinesthetic classroom"

    Active Bodies, Active Minds

    The machines may remind students of the equipment in the recreation center, but it is not designed for an intense workout.


  • Health Promotion

    Public Health Education Minor

    Learning to improve the quality of life and overall well-being of individuals, worksites, and communities. 

  • HPE Graduation

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