The purpose of the Health and Exercise Science Department is to advance knowledge through research and to disseminate the knowledge in this field of study through education of and service to humanity. The primary focus of the department is promoting health and preventing and treating disease through healthful behaviors, emphasizing physical activity and nutrition.

All students must complete:

HES 100Lifestyles and Health1

This requirement must be met before enrollment in additional health and exercise science 100 level HES courses, and in any case by the end of the second year.

Contact Information

Health and Exercise Science
Worrell Professional Center 2164B, Box 7868
Phone 336-758-5391