Health and Physical Education Division

The Health and Physical Education Division promises a vigorous workout of both mind and body.

You'll discover a fully-equipped Wellness Center and an array of sports facilities that allow you to exercise your interests in a wide variety of areas.

Most importantly, however, you'll find a dedicated staff who has accumulated over fifty years of teaching experience. Our instructors are highly active individuals who constantly keep abreast of the newest trends and techniques in exercise science and athletics.

Additionally, all of our teaching staff are intercollegiate coaches, making for a well-rounded HPE program that goes hand-in-hand with the Athletic Department.

As a Physical Education major at Eastern, you'll take a variety of classes that includes Personal Health, First Aid and Professional Activity classes. Electives include Lifeguard Training, CPR and Sports Medicine.

Professional Activity classes ranging from Aerobics to Weight Training present the opportunity to participate in the leadership of organized activities while learning the skills involved.

And student trainers work with the varsity sports teams on their way to careers in sports medicine, physical therapy and athletic training.

You have the choice of golf, racquetball, tennis, bowling and sport-specific classes such as volleyball, football, softball, basketball and baseball. You'll have access to:

  • Six lighted tennis courts
  • Four outdoor racquetball courts
  • Outdoor running track
  • Softball and baseball fields
  • Football stadium
  • Intramural fields
  • Gymnasium for basketball and volleyball
  • Free-weights room
  • Heated swimming pool
  • Wellness Center

University Transfer-Associate of Arts Degree (AA) - Health and Physical Education