Exercise & Health Science (B.S.) — Physical Education option

Program Overview

Our Physical Education option for the Exercise & Health Science degree is presented from a biblical perspective, helping you learn to see the human body through the eyes of its Creator. Bryan faculty will blend godly principles with current information to help you promote informed choices concerning the body and general health. This program provides the training you’ll need to teach physical education in elementary and secondary school settings.

Benefits of this Program

Our students develop close relationships with each other and with faculty mentors such as physical education teachers, coaches, athletic trainers, and athletic directors. This sense of communicty fosters personal growth in all areas of our lives. We also emphasize local and international experiences (such as the ACTS program) that prepare our students to interact with people of varied backgrounds.

Possible Careers

  • Dance Instructor
  • Athletic Coach
  • Sport Journalist
  • Athletic Trainer
  • Physical Education Teacher
  • Sports Dietitian
  • Fitness Instructor
  • Physical Therapist


Bryan College is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) which is fully recognized by the US Department of Education.

Approved by the Association of Christian Schools International for teacher education and certification.

Accredited through the Tennessee Department of Education.

Bryan College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Bryan College.

Program Faculty