Health & Physical Education Missions/Goals

PE class with student teacher

Mission Statement
The mission of the Department of Health and Human Performance is to educate students as developing professionals, challenge students to communicate effectively and think critically, and mentor students as Christian servant-leaders.

1. The student will research , critique, and effectively communicate an understanding of various philosophies, principles, and practices associated with their specific area of study.
2. The student will begin to integrate faith and learning through a commitment to Christ and the application of Biblical truths.
3. The student will develop abilities common to the liberally educated, including locating and managing information, solving problems and making decisions.
4. The student will develop and apply knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary for appropriate stewardship of the body and a lifetime commitment to overall wellness.