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Department ofHuman Movement Sciences

The Department of Human Movement Sciences (HMS) offers undergraduate degrees in Physical Education with concentration areas in exercise science, health and physical education teacher preparation and sport management. We also offer an undergraduate degree in Park, Recreation and Tourism Studies.

At the graduate level we offer an M.S.Ed. in multiple concentration areas including exercise science, curriculum and instruction in health and physical education, recreation and tourism studies and sport management. In addition, we offer a concentration in Human Movement Sciences under the Ph.D. degree in Education.

The Department is dedicated to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. We advocate a healthy lifestyle that includes human movement as an essential component of the physical, mental, emotional, and social well-being of all humans across the life span. Therefore, we seek to expand the understanding of the effects of human movement on the quality of human life.