icon-apply-undergrad2Health and Physical Education (B.S.E.)

The undergraduate program in Health and Physical Education is designed to prepare teachers for a teaching career in K-12 schools.

After completing a series of activity and content classes, students have the opportunity to complete methods of teaching classes in each of four settings (elementary, secondary, and adapted physical education and health education) prior to student teaching.

Student complete student teaching practicum in both an elementary and a secondary (middle or high school) setting.

Graduates of the program are well-prepared for teaching in urban schools and make a difference in the lives of their students.

Course description and classes

View the GSU Undergraduate Catalog 


Program Coordinator

Barbara Greene, M.Ed.

Program Faculty

Jacalyn Lund, Ph.D. Mike Metzler, Ph.D.
Rachel Gurvitch, Ed.D. Deborah Shapiro, Ph.D.
Shannon Williams, Ph.D.

Admissions Information

Learn what you need to do to apply for undergraduate admissions to Georgia State University and the College of Education.

Undergraduate Admissions