HPERD Programs

The Department of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance conducts several programs that contribute to improving the quality of life of individuals, to the artistic renderings of students and alumnie,  and the enhancement of professional pursuits.

ETA SIGMA GAMMA 
Eta Sigma Gamma is a national honorary society for Health Education. The principal purpose of Eta Sigma Gamma is to elevate the standards, ideals, competence and ethics of professionally trained men and women in and for the Health Science discipline.

THE HEALTH EDUCATION AND WELLNESS CENTER
The Center for Health Education and Wellness provides the students of Morgan State University an educational center which addresses health and wellness needs of its constituency. Through the center, students may earn certification in HIV Counseling (Department of Health and Mental Hygiene AIDS Administration), First Aid, CPR, and Life Guarding (American Red Cross). Educational Symposiums and HIV testing provide the core of the center.

THE MODERN DANCE ENSEMBLE
The Modern Dance Ensemble is a performing company which provides opportunities for dancers to participate in concerts both on- and off-campus. Acceptance into the company is through auditions held at the beginning of each semester. Membership is open to students from all academic disciplines as well as graduate students and alumni of Morgan State University. Credit for participation may be earned by the undergraduate dancer.