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.
26 June 2015 | 1:37 pm
If you are a recent Graduate looking for employment in the Kansas City area, MediFit currently has an opportunity available. Interested persons can apply at www.medifit.com under careers and the req number is #AA12938. Amy Walters, ACSM HFS, Program Manager, National Surveys Team Lead, MediFit O: 913.712.2042 | AWalters@MediFit.com | www.MediFit.com
18 June 2015 | 2:32 pm
The KC Sports Commission & Foundation is now accepting 2016 Spring Internship applications. Current students, including December, 2015 Graduates, are encouraged to apply. The internships can be for credit and NOT for credit. An interesting tidbit is that the President of the Kansas City Sports Commission & Foundation is from Truman! The deadline for […]