HPER Mission Statement "To provide an environment which enables students to evolve personally and professionally by obtaining knowledge and skills in the areas of health, physical education and recreation and other sport related careers."
This program prepares students for careers in health education, health and wellness promotion, nutrition, integrative health, wellness, physical education, athletic training, sports management, and/or fitness specialist.
The student can select between two concentrations - 1) Health Education and Wellness and 2) Physical Education. The concentrations will provide the student with opportunities to expand their understanding and expertise in a variety of potential career areas and also assist them to decide on a career path that best meets their interests and abilities.
The program also provides the opportunity for students to obtain the knowledge and skills necessary for successful transfer to a baccalaureate environment.
Contact Person: If you are interested in the Health/Wellness Education Concentration please contact Deb Beall, Associate Dean - Social Science/Social Services Division at email@example.com or 607-962- 9205. If you are interested in the Physical Education Concentration please contact the Health, Physical Education & Recreation Department at 607-962-9255 or 1-800-358-7171 ext. 9255