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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Health and Physical Education

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Human Performance and Health Science

College Allied Health & Nursing
Program Website

In development. See Bulletin for current information.

Undergraduate Degree Type(s) BS
Program Description

The Health (5-12) and Physical Education (K-12) teaching program meets national and state standards for the preparation of school health educators and physical educators. This program prepares future teachers for what they should know and be able to do in health behavior including life-long physical activity.

Admission Requirements

Granted by the department

Admission requirements are:

  • Minimum of 32 earned semester credit hours.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 (C) or above.

Students are encouraged to consult with appropriate advisors for additional departmental requirements.

Other Requirements

Completion of coursework with 2.5 GPA prior to admission in student teaching.

Academic Bulletin A full description of the program including class listings and class descriptions are listed in the Academic Bulletin.
Program Contact Information

School Health Education
Dr. Marge Murray-Davis
Dept. of Health Science
213 Highland Center N

Physical Education
Dr. Ben Schwamberger
HN 175

College Advising

Allied Health Advising
Shirley Murray, Student Relations Coordinator
124 Myers Fieldhouse

College of Education Advising
Mymique Baxter, Student Relations Coordinator
117 Armstrong Hall

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