Program Description


The Health & Physical Education Teacher Education Program is focused on the preparation of health and physical educators. The program provides experiences that enable students to acquire the knowledge, skills, and dispositions necessary to teach comprehensive health education and developmentally and instructionally appropriate physical education. Graduates of the program have a sincere interest in promoting the health of all people and are personally committed to an active, healthy lifestyle. Upon completion of the program, students will obtain the initial dual licensure in Health & Physical Education, grades K-12.

About Greensboro College

Founded in 1838, Greensboro College provides undergraduate students a true liberal-arts education while also offering four master’s degrees. Greensboro College provides a coeducational and independent learning atmosphere with approximately 1,000 undergraduate students from 29 states and territories, the District of Columbia, and seven foreign countries. We have 45 full-time faculty who teach 32 majors and more than 1,000 different courses directly to our students. We pride ourselves on our one-on-one contact between faculty and students, with no graduate assistants or teaching assistants teaching courses at Greensboro. We consider ourselves a leader in academic advising and leadership development programs.