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The Department of Health Sciences and Human Performance (HSHP) offers a unique learning environment. The engaged faculty, stimulating coursework and hands-on learning opportunities enable students to be highly competitive whether they choose to enter the job market or pursue a graduate degree.

The department offers five undergraduate degrees in the following areas of study.

The department offers a graduate degree in the following area of study.

Students will connect theory with application in global settings through:

Examples of the educational opportunities offered by our majors and program concentrations include:

  • Creating and implementing personal fitness plans for athletes, faculty members, and students
  • Creating and participating in health promotion campaigns
  • Providing rehabilitation in an athletic training clinic 
  • Teaching in a public school district
  • Interning with public and private corporate and health organizations
  • Working for professional or national events
  • Participating in health sciences and human performance research grants/project