Health and Physical Education/fitness Colleges and Programs

This is a more general education program that focuses on activities and principles that promote physical fitness, achieve and maintain athletic prowess, and accomplish related research and service goals. This program frequently includes in depth instruction in human movement studies, rules and practice of specific sports, exercise and fitness principles and techniques, motivation studies, basic athletic injury prevention and treatment, and organizing and leading fitness and sports programs.

The accredited schools, colleges and universities listed below offer majors and degree programs in Health and Physical Education/fitness.

Abilene Christian University

1600 Campus Court, Abilene, TX 79699
Phone Number: (325) 674-2000
Website: www.acu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 5,265 (4,202 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 21 to 1

Albion College

611 E Porter St, Albion, MI 49224
Phone Number: (517) 629-1000
Website: www.albion.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,878 (1,878 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1

Allan Hancock College

800 South College Drive, Santa Maria, CA 93454-6399
Phone Number: (805) 922-6966
Website: www.hancockcollege.edu
School Type: 2-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 18,747 (18,747 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 31 to 1

Allen County Community College

1801 N Cottonwood, Iola, KS 66749
Phone Number: 620E12
Website: www.allencc.edu
School Type: 2-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting: Remote town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 5,126 (5,126 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 30 to 1

Alvin Community College

3110 Mustang Rd, Alvin, TX 77511-4898
Phone Number: (281) 756-3500
Website: www.alvincollege.edu
School Type: 2-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 6,273 (6,273 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 22 to 1
Admissions: www.alvincollege.edu/future/get_started.cfm
Financial Aid: www.alvincollege.edu/FinancialAid/default.htm
Online Application: www.applytexas.org/adappc/gen/c_start.WBX?s_log…

American University

4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016-8001
Phone Number: (202) 885-1000
Website: www.american.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 13,093 (6,958 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1

Anderson University

1100 E 5th St, Anderson, IN 46012-3495
Phone Number: (765) 649-9071
Website: www.anderson.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 3,207 (2,312 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 21 to 1

Andrew College

501College St, Cuthbert, GA 39840-5550
Phone Number: (229) 732-2171
Website: www.andrewcollege.edu
School Type: Private not-for-profit, 2-year
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 402 (402 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 21 to 1

Anne Arundel Community College

101 College Pky, Arnold, MD 21012-1895
Phone Number: (410) 777-2222
Website: www.aacc.edu
School Type: 2-year public
Awards Offered: 2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 22,927 (22,927 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 23 to 1

Antelope Valley College

3041 West Ave K, Lancaster, CA 93536-5426
Phone Number: (661) 722-6300
Website: www.avc.edu
School Type: 2-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 22,340 (22,340 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 37 to 1
Admissions: www.avc.edu/studentservices/adminrec/index.html
Financial Aid: www.avc.edu/studentservices/finaid/
Online Application: www.avc.edu/studentservices/adminrec/common/doc…

Aquinas College

1607 Robinson Rd SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1799
Phone Number: (616) 632-8900
Website: www.aquinas.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,485 (2,139 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1

Arapahoe Community College

5900 S. Santa Fe Dr., Littleton, CO 80160-9002
Phone Number: (303) 797-4222
Website: www.arapahoe.edu
School Type: 2-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 15,007 (15,007 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 34 to 1
Admissions: www.arapahoe.edu/applyregister/index.html
Financial Aid: www.arapahoe.edu/studentsvcs/finaid/index.html
Online Application: erpdnssb.cccs.edu/PRODACC/twbkwbis.P_WWWLogin

Arkansas State University-Main Campus

2105 E. Aggie Road, Jonesboro, AR 72401
Phone Number: (870) 972-2100
Website: www2.astate.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 14,310 (11,563 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 22 to 1

Asbury College

1 Macklem Dr, Wilmore, KY 40390-1198
Phone Number: (859) 858-3511
Website: www.asbury.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Finge town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,684 (1,533 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Admissions: www.asbury.edu/admissions
Financial Aid: www.asbury.edu/offices/financial-aid
Online Application: www.asbury.edu/application/

Augsburg College

2211 Riverside Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55454
Phone Number: (612) 330-1000
Website: www.augsburg.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 2-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 4,702 (3,511 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1

Austin Community College District

5930 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin, TX 78752
Phone Number: (512) 223-7000
Website: www.austincc.edu
School Type: 2-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 64,276 (64,276 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 36 to 1

Austin Peay State University

601 College St, Clarksville, TN 37044
Phone Number: (931) 221-7011
Website: www.apsu.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 11,494 (10,382 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 21 to 1

Averett University

420 W Main St, Danville, VA 24541
Phone Number: (434) 791-5600
Website: www.averett.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,041 (948 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1

Bacone College

2299 Old Bacone Rd, Muskogee, OK 74403-1597
Phone Number: 919E13
Website: www.bacone.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,173 (1,173 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1
Admissions: www.bacone.edu/admissions.html
Financial Aid: www.bacone.edu/admissions/financial-aid.html
Online Application: www.bacone.edu/admissions/apply-online.html

Baker University

618 Eighth Street, Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065
Phone Number: (800) 873-4282
Website: www.bakeru.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 8,649 (2,758 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 18 to 1

College of William and Mary

Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795
Phone Number: (757) 221-4000
Website: www.wm.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 9,382 (6,596 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Admissions: www.wm.edu/admission/
Financial Aid: www.wm.edu/financialaid/
Online Application: www.wm.edu/admission/

Dakota Wesleyan University

1200 W University Ave, Mitchell, SD 57301-4398
Phone Number: (605) 995-2600
Website: www.dwu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Remote town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 879 (822 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Admissions: www.dwu.edu/admissions
Online Application: www.dwu.edu/apply

DePaul University

55 E Jackson, Chicago, IL 60604
Phone Number: (312) 362-8000
Website: www.depaul.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 28,967 (18,708 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 16 to 1

Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus

1500 S Ave K, Portales, NM 88130
Phone Number: (575) 562-1011
Website: www.enmu.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Remote town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 5,614 (4,438 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 27 to 1
Admissions: enmu.edu/future-students/index.shtml
Financial Aid: enmu.edu/services/financialaid/index.shtml
Online Application: itsweb.enmu.edu/ssb.php?w=p&d=apply

Freed-Hardeman University

158 E Main St, Henderson, TN 38340-2399
Phone Number: (800) 348-3481
Website: www.fhu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,260 (1,588 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
Admissions: www.fhu.edu/admissions
Financial Aid: www.fhu.edu/admissions/tuition
Online Application: my.fhu.edu/Admissions/Application.aspx?applicat…

Gardner-Webb University

Main St, Boiling Springs, NC 28017-0997
Phone Number: (704) 406-2361
Website: www.gardner-webb.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Rural fringe community
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 4,705 (3,120 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1

Hardin-Simmons University

2200 Hickory, Abilene, TX 79698-0001
Phone Number: (325) 670-1000
Website: www.hsutx.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,556 (2,011 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
Admissions: www.hsutx.edu/admissions
Financial Aid: www.hsutx.edu/admissions/undergraduate/financia…
Online Application: www.hsutx.edu/admissions/undergraduate/applying…

Illinois State University

North and School Streets, Normal, IL 61790-1000
Phone Number: (309) 438-2111
Website: www.ilstu.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 23,450 (19,510 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 20 to 1

James Madison University

800 South Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22807
Phone Number: (540) 568-6211
Website: www.jmu.edu/
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 20,509 (18,077 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 18 to 1

Kansas Wesleyan University

100 E. Claflin Ave., Salina, KS 67401-6196
Phone Number: 801E13
Website: www.kwu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Remote town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,052 (967 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1

Lake Superior State University

650 W Easterday Ave, Sault Ste Marie, MI 49783
Phone Number: (906) 632-6841
Website: www.lssu.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus setting: Remote town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,960 (2,923 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1

Lincoln University of Pennsylvania

1570 Baltimore Pike, Lincoln University, PA 19352-0999
Phone Number: (484) 365-8000
Website: www.lincoln.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Rural fringe community
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,709 (2,103 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1
Admissions: www.lincoln.edu/admissions/index.html
Financial Aid: www.lincoln.edu/financialaid/index.html
Online Application: http://www.lincoln.edu/admissions/

Marywood University

2300 Adams Ave, Scranton, PA 18509-1598
Phone Number: (570) 348-6211
Website: www.marywood.edu/
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 2-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 3,919 (2,303 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Admissions: mymarywood.com/home/
Financial Aid: mymarywood.com/home/financial-aid/
Online Application: mymarywood.com/home/apply.html

North Carolina A & T State University

1601 E Market St, Greensboro, NC 27411
Phone Number: (336) 334-7500
Website: www.ncat.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 12,220 (10,083 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 18 to 1
Admissions: www.ncat.edu/admissions.html
Financial Aid: www.ncat.edu/~finaid/

Ohio University-Main Campus

Athens, OH 45701-2979
Phone Number: (740) 593-1000
Website: www.ohio.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 24,837 (19,288 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 19 to 1
Admissions: www.ohio.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid: www.ohio.edu/financialaid/
Online Application: www.applyweb.com/apply/ohiou/menu.html

Prairie View A & M University

FM 1098 Road & University Drive, Prairie View, TX 77446
Phone Number: (936) 261-3311
Website: www.pvamu.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 9,628 (6,880 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 22 to 1

Robert Morris University Illinois

401 S State Street, Chicago, IL 60605
Phone Number: (312) 935-6800
Website: www.robertmorris.edu/
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 6,034 (5,407 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 20 to 1
Admissions: www.robertmorris.edu/futurestudents/
Financial Aid: www.robertmorris.edu/financialaid/
Online Application: www.robertmorris.edu/apply/

Saint Cloud State University

720 Fourth Ave. South, Saint Cloud, MN 56301-4498
Phone Number: (320) 308-0121
Website: www.stcloudstate.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 21,107 (18,430 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 28 to 1
Admissions: www.stcloudstate.edu/scsu4u/
Financial Aid: www.stcloudstate.edu/financialaid/
Online Application: www.stcloudstate.edu/scsu4u/admissions/default.asp

Southern Oregon University

1250 Siskiyou Blvd, Ashland, OR 97520
Phone Number: (541) 552-7672
Website: www.sou.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus setting: Midsize suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 7,714 (6,091 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 27 to 1
Admissions: www.sou.edu/admissions
Financial Aid: www.sou.edu/enrollment
Online Application: www.sou.edu/admissions/application

Stephen F Austin State University

2008 Alumin Drive, Rusk 206, Nacogdoches, TX 75961
Phone Number: (936) 468-2011
Website: www.sfasu.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Rural fringe community
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 13,900 (11,674 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 23 to 1
Admissions: www.sfasu.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid: www.sfasu.edu/faid/
Online Application: www.sfasu.edu/admissions/forms.asp

The University of Tennessee

527 Andy Holt Tower, Knoxville, TN 37996
Phone Number: (865) 974-1000
Website: www.tennessee.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 33,781 (24,029 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 16 to 1

University of Arkansas

Administration Bldg 425, Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone Number: (479) 575-2000
Website: www.uark.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 21,791 (17,145 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 22 to 1
Admissions: admissions.uark.edu/
Financial Aid: finaid.uark.edu/
Online Application: admissions.uark.edu/apply/index.php

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

103 South Bldg Cb 9100, Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Phone Number: (919) 962-2211
Website: www.unc.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: 2-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 32,024 (19,316 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 10 to 1
Admissions: www.admissions.unc.edu
Financial Aid: studentaid.unc.edu
Online Application: www.admissions.unc.edu/Apply

University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma

17th Street and Grand Avenue, Chickasha, OK 73018-5322
Phone Number: (405) 224-3140
Website: www.usao.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,410 (1,410 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
Admissions: www.usao.edu/admissions
Financial Aid: www.usao.edu/usao-aid
Online Application: www.usao.edu/apply

West Chester University of Pennsylvania

University Avenue and High Street, West Chester, PA 19383
Phone Number: (610) 436-1000
Website: www.wcupa.edu
School Type: 4-year public
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 16,765 (13,156 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 22 to 1
Admissions: www.wcupa.edu/_admissions/sch_adm/
Financial Aid: www.wcupa.edu/_SERVICES/FIN_AID/
Online Application: www.applyweb.com/apply/pawest/menu.html
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