Mission & Vision

Mission Statement

To prepare students for physical activity, exercise, health & sport related professions through academic, practical, and research experiences.  Our students will have the knowledge and skills to promote and impact their health and that of society.


The exercise science program is committed to being nationally recognized for its excellence in teaching and scholarship.  Through our excellence, we prepare future leaders in the areas of health, physical activity, exercise, and sport.  We achieve excellence in teaching by using innovative teaching strategies that incorporate active student learning. We complement excellence in teaching with innovative scholarship addressing critical issues related to health, fitness, and sports performance across the life span.

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