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 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 master's degree in athletic training.
- Bachelor of Science: Athletic Training
- Bachelor of Science: Exercise Science
- Bachelor of Science: Health Science
- Master of Athletic Training
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.
28 September 2016 | 6:45 pm
Students from HLTH 362 Environmental Health clean their section of High Street (from Normal to Buchanan Street) on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016. Teams of HLTH 362 students clean the street three times each semester. This group received some help from several students in the HLTH 290 class. Pictured from left to right are the following […]
28 September 2016 | 6:41 pm
Check out what our awesome May ’14 Exercise Science graduate Eden Elfrink did! KPD commands two A T still students. Eden Elfrink and Jessica Guerra were honored by the Kirksville Police Department for turning in a large amount of money that they found near Thousand Hills State Park. KPD has recognized /commanded fourteen citizens within […]