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Promoting healthy lifestyles

The department supports state-of-the-art research and teaching laboratories in applied physiology, muscle biology, musculoskeletal injury, biomechanics and ergonomics, sport business and physical education pedagogy. In addition, many faculty are influential members of their respective national and international organizations.
Students interested in careers in public school teaching should refer to the programs in health and physical education. If you are interested in a career in fitness, wellness or cardiac rehabilitation refer to the programs in exercise science. Students interested in a career in the sports industry, should refer to the sports administration program.

How to Apply

Prospective Applicants

To apply for a College of Education & Human Development graduate program, you must submit your online application and all official supplemental application materials by the program deadline.

Graduate Admissions Information 


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This M.Ed. program is designed for P-12 health and physical educators who wish to extend their content and pedagogical knowledge for improved professional practice.
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The Masters of Arts in Teaching in Health and Physical Education is designed for people with an undergraduate degree in another content area who wish to teach health and physical education in Pk-12 settings.
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This M.S. program prepares students at the graduate level to enter fields of worksite health promotion or fitness, cardiac rehabilitation, or related clinical programs; or to perform research in exercise science, including biomechanics and exercise physiology.
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This M.S. program prepares students for career opportunities in the field of athletic training.
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This M.S. program seeks to prepare graduates with professional skills and knowledge for careers in the $300-plus billion dollar sports business industry through an exceptional program inspired by excellence, vision, scholarship, leadership, and entrepreneurship.
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This Ph.D. program is designed to prepare students for research and teaching careers at colleges and universities and for health, physiological performance, rehabilitative science, and related fields.
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KH Ambassadors

Department of Kinesiology and Health
The KH Ambassador office is located in the Sports Arena Room 149.
They can be reached at 404-413-8360 or by email at KHAmbassador@gsu.edu.