The College of Education at Central State University is hosting an accreditation visit by the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) on January 27-29, 2019. Interested parties are invited to submit third-party comments to the site team. Please note that comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of professional education programs offered, and should specify the party's relationship to the provider (i.e., graduate, present or former faculty member, employer of graduates).

We invite you to submit written testimony to:
1140 19th Street NW., Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
or by email at:


Department of Health and Human Performance

Rosie Turner, MA
James J. Walker Gymnasium
Room 161

The Department of Health and Human Performance offers both educator preparation programs and a program that prepares students for professional careers in the recreation industry.  The Department has established clinical sites through partnerships with area schools and community agencies and organizations.


Rosie Turner, MA, Assistant Professor, Interim Chair

The Department of Health and Human Performance offers degree programs leading to teaching license for the grade levels listed:

The Department also offers the Recreation Program that leads to the Bachelor of Science Degree.  The Recreation Program prepares students for employment with recreation agencies, YMCA, YWCA, and as a program coordinator in the leisure industry.

The goals of the Department of Health and Human Performance are:

  1. To prepare students for professional careers in health, physical education, and recreation.
  2. To provide basic instruction in health, lifetime sports and activities that enable students to develop knowledge and skills leading to life-long knowledge.

Transfer Students

All Students transferring from another institution must submit an official transcript and obtain a transcript evaluation for program admission.