Department of Health Sciences

The purpose of the program in Health and Physical Education at South Carolina State University is two fold. First, it provides a service program for all students of the University. This area consists of an instructional phase, which includes a diversified program of physical activities (sports, games, rhythmics, aquatics and conditioning exercises) is included and designed to promote health, knowledge, skill and an appreciation for leisure activities. Secondly, the Program provides a professional program for the preparation of career workers in health education, physical education, physical activity management and sport communication.

Undergraduate Programs

Health Education
Physical Education
Speech Pathology & Audiology
Sport Communication

Graduate Programs

Speech Pathology & Audiology


Dr. Cecelia Jeffries

For more information, contact:

Department of Health Sciences
300 College Street, NE
Orangeburg, SC 29117
Phone: 803-536-7063
Fax: 803-536-8593