About the HES Department
School of Health Sciences & Education: Health and Exercise Sciences Department
The Health and Exercise Sciences (HES) Department at Truman offers programs that focus on the study of human life. Our professors know a lot, including the names of their students, and they take a genuine interest in helping students successfully complete our rigorous and challenging program. They guide, mentor, and challenge our highly motivated students who want to make a difference in the world — and our graduates do this by assuming leadership roles in a variety of health-related professions.
Health and Exercise Sciences Academic Programs
We offer three undergraduate programs, each studying a different aspect of human life, and a minor in coaching.
- Bachelor of Science : Athletic Training
- Bachelor of Science: Exercise Science
- Bachelor of Science: Health Science
- Coaching Minor
Health and Exercise Sciences Mission
The mission of the Health and Exercise Sciences Department is to prepare students of strong academic ability and character to become agents of change for the health and well-being of all people.
12 February 2016 | 6:35 pm
Lee Anne Flagg, a former TSU ES student who graduated in 2009. Recently graduated from UAB with a PhD in Medical Sociology. She contacted us to update everyone on her current activities. “I will be starting February 22nd as an Associate Service Fellow in the Mortality Statistics Branch within the Division of Vital Statistics at […]
2 February 2016 | 10:18 pm
The bonds that come from hours spent together at practice and playing alongside one another in games proved to be beneficial for members of the women’s club basketball team when they encountered a potentially tragic accident. In November, while en route to a tournament in Milwaukee, Wis., five members of the team witnessed an automobile […]