Academic Departments

The School of Education, Health, and Human Performance at the College of Charleston consists of two academic departments which offer nine majors and a coaching minor. To explore these programs, visit undergraduate programs.

Teacher Education

The Department of Teacher Education prepares teachers to meet the educational needs of children and youth in the areas of early childhood, elementary, foreign language, middle level, secondary, and special education. The curriculum involves coursework on campus as well as field experiences and clinical practice in diverse school settings. Learn more.

Health and Human Performance

The study of health and human performance are essential components of any education. The Department of Health and Human Performance offers majors in exercise science, physical education teacher education, public health, as well as a minor in coaching. A wide range of activity courses like surfing, kayaking, and yoga, that enrich the overall student experience are also offered. Learn more.