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The Department of Health Sciences and Physical Education, (HSPE) offers NCATE accredited undergraduate degree programs to meet the needs of students who desire teaching careers in Physical Education and/or Health, careers in Community Health, or who want to further their careers by acquiring graduate level training in Exercise Science.

HSPE offers two bachelor's degrees, two minors and one master's degree to prepare students in careers in health, exercise and teaching.


Check out the Academic Catalog and/or Schedule of Classes for the Health Sciences & Physical Education Department.

Email Dr. James Ball, Department Chair:  

Undergraduate Programs


Community Health, B.S.
Physical Education K-12 Licensure, B.A.


Health Promotion, minor
Exercise Science, minor

Graduate Program

Exercise Science, M.S.


Are you interested in taking classes at the Carruthers Center? Beginning in Fall 2019, the Carruthers Center will be offering classes for students to obtain their B.S. in Community Health. Find out more during one of our information sessions on Oct. 18 and 20! Meet and greet Northeastern faculty members from this program and obtain important information on degree requirements, career options, admission and financial aid. Light refreshments will be served. For more information visit the Carruthers Center webpage and RSVP if you are interested in attending.

Contact Us

For more information about the department or our programs, please contact one of our staff members.

Health Sciences and Physical Education

HSPE Faculty

T (773) 442-5560

HSPE Faculty

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