Kinesiology and Sport Science
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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.
Cardiac Rehabilitation Specialist
City Sports Recreation Director
Strength and Conditioning Coach
Personal Fitness Trainer
Physical Education Teacher
Health Education Teacher
Physical Education Administrator
Public Health Education
Sports Facilities Manager
Sports Information Director
Recreation and Intramural Director
Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
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
Alpine, Texas 79832