Kinesiology and Sport Science

 

* NEW!  Master of Science in  Health and Human Performance- 33 Hour, 1 Year  Fast Track- All On-Line! 


PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Kinesiology and Sport Science at Sul Ross State University provides professional training with a broad application. It prepares students for several careers and educational endeavors, including pre physical therapy, pre-athletic training, cardiac rehabilitation, personal training, strength and conditioning specialist, fitness and wellness management, sport nutrition, health promotion, and several other related areas that could lead into graduate school.

Career Opportunities

College Professor

Exercise Physiologist

Cardiac Rehabilitation Specialist

Biomechanist

Sport Psychologist

City Sports Recreation Director

Strength and Conditioning Coach

Personal Fitness Trainer

Sports Official

Athletic Trainer

Recreation Leader

Physical Education Teacher

 

Health Education Teacher

Athletic Coach

Athletic Director

Physical Education Administrator

Public Health Education

Sports Facilities Manager

Aquatics Specialist

Choreographer

Camp Director

Sports Information Director

Recreation and Intramural Director

Therapeutic Recreation Specialist

Departmental Information

The Kinesiology & Human Performance Department is located in the Graves-Pierce Complex where the majority of the classes are taught. The Graves-Pierce Complex (PGC) is connected to the Pete Gallegos Center. The PGC houses an indoor swimming pool, two collegiate size gyms, cross-fit/dance room, wellness area, free-weight room, nautilus machines, racquetball courts, elevated running track, sauna and whirlpool. Additional athletic and sports facilities include: tennis courts, football stadium, an all-weather track, baseball and softball fields, intramural fields for soccer, golf and archery.

Department of Kinesiology & Human Performance 432 837-8213

Department Chair-Dr. Jim Hector, 432-837-8213

Administrative Secretary-Katherine Paschal, 432.837.8213

Masters Degree Program Coordinator-Dr. Chris Herrera, 432-837-8375

Box C-17

Alpine, Texas 79832