Physical Education & Exercise Science Mission & Goals

Mission The mission of the Department of Physical Education and Exercise Science is to prepare professionals at the undergraduate level through excellence in teaching, research and service so that they may encourage enhanced performance and quality of life of all Read More …

Kinesiology Curriculum Requirements

Degrees Awarded Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Major Requirements The Kinesiology major consists of 76-77 s.h. distributed as follows: ATP 1590 Concepts of Athletic Training (or ATP 1120 and 2200) (3 s.h.) BIO 1530 Fundamentals of Biology I: Introduction to Cellular Read More …

Physical Education, Exercise Science & Wellness Courses

Physical Education & Exercise Science (PXS) Courses PXS 1000 INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNITY HEALTH EDUCATION (1 s.h.) This course introduces students to the field of Community Health Education and the department of Physical Education and Exercise Science at Methodist University.  Classroom Read More …

Psychosocial Aspects of Sport & Coaching

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The Psychosocial Aspects of Sport and Coaching major offers students a chance to explore a variety of factors that impact performance. Students will learn how to apply health, exercise, physical activity and psychological principles to human performance, understanding both the Read More …

Community Health Education

Community Health Education

Community Health Educators inform people about healthy choices in behaviors and help them achieve the goal of making those behaviors into habits. They work in a variety of different settings from hospitals to offices to academic settings and they work Read More …

Exercise & Sport Science

Exercise & Sport Science

Graduates with a major in Exercise and Sport Science will have the skills and knowledge to become personal trainers, exercise professionals, or strength and conditioning specialists. As exercise professionals, graduates will be involved in developing and implementing individualized approaches to Read More …

Community Health Education Curriculum Requirements

Degrees Awarded Bachelor of Science (B.S.) with optional concentrations in Psychology, Communications, Health Care Administration, or Health & Wellness Coaching, Associate of Science (A.S.), Certificate in Community Health Education. Major Requirements The Community Health Education major consists of at least Read More …

Exercise & Sport Science Curriculum Requirements

Degree Awarded Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Major Requirements The Exercise and Sport Science major consists of 50 s.h. and is distributed as follows: Required Core Courses PXS 1110 Introduction to Exercise & Sport Science (1 s.h.) PXS 1200 Weight Training Read More …