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.
9 October 2015 | 1:35 pm
29 September 2015 | 7:12 pm
A group of Truman’s Health Science students attended the Missouri Public Health Association Conference in Columbia, Missouri on September 23, 2015. The Truman Health Science students received the Best Student Research Poster Award, presented to them by Andrew Warlen and Dan Luebbert, pictured left to right: Carly-Jo Scott, Sung Huh, Leyna Craigmile, and Kacie Isaacson. […]