Welcome to the Department of Health & Physical Education
The Department of Health and Physical Education has a nationally accredited (National
Association for Sport and Physical Education- NASPE) program that is a part of the
College of Education professional preparation program curricula designed to serve
students, faculty, and staff of Arkansas Tech University. The Department offers two
undergraduate programs (HPE Teacher's Licensure and Wellness/Fitness) and, one graduate
program, a Master of Science in Strength and Conditioning Studies.
The programs in the Department of Health and Physical Education are designed to prepare students for lifelong growth in the physical, intellectual, cultural, emotional, and social dimensions. These goals and objectives are met through the qualified faculty's presentation of research-based information, utilizing the latest technology.