School of Education

Welcome to the Health and Human Performance Department


Elon's Department of Health and Human Performance offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Education and Health.


The department offers minors in coaching, wellness and health education, and physical education and health.

Teacher licensure

Teacher licensure requires students to apply for admission to the teacher education program. 

Student opportunities

Power Up Programs (PUPS)

The Power Up Programs offer students the opportunity to learn and grow outside the classroom through volunteering in Alamance Girls in Motion (AGIM), Girls to Empowered Teens (GET) or the CHAMPS program (Coaching Health and Mentoring Positive Students). Student volunteers are matched one on one with a participating child from the community for health education, physical activity and mentorship.