Department of Health & Physical Education

LBC’s Health & Physical Education (HPE) Department prepares men and women to serve Christ through careers in teaching health and physical education, healthcare management and sport management.

The HPE major trains students to teach health and physical education from a biblical worldview in both public and private institutions. Students will receive quality training, along with personal attention and mentoring, throughout their entire time at LBC. The sport management major prepares students for careers in every segment of the sport business world serving both secular and Christian organizations. The major integrates essential managerial skill development with effective ministry training. Students receive quality instruction from professionals who have previous experience working in the field.

Meet Our Faculty

Full-time & Part-time Faculty

Vickie Byler, Ed.D.
Professor, Interim Chair of Health & Physical Education
Thomas Randolph, M.S.
Assistant Professor
Amanda Zuschmidt, M.Ed.
Assistant Professor, Shadey's Rugged Run Race Director
Gwen Shenk, M.Ed.
Part-time Professor

Sport Management Accredited by COSMA

The sport management degree program at Lancaster Bible College has received specialized accreditation through the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA) in Fort Collins, Colorado. The sport management program in the following area is accredited by COSMA: Bachelor of Science in Sport Management & Biblical Studies.

View LBC’s COSMA Student Learning Outcome Matrix