Welcome to HLKN!

The Department of Health & Kinesiology (HLKN) is the largest academic department at Texas A&M University and generates over 98,000 credit hours and 203,000 (Modified) weighted student credit hours each year.

As one of four departments in the College of Education & Human Development, HLKN is currently home to over 3,500 undergraduate students, 246 master's students, 70 doctoral students (3,921 total), 179 minor students, 103 faculty members (>=0.75FTE), 32 staff members and 87 funded graduate assistants.

The department is comprised of four divisions: Health EducationKinesiologySport Management and the Physical Education Activity Program that offer a number of degree programs and outreach programs for continuing education of students and the community.  

What our students are saying...

This program has allowed me to not just grow academically but personally. I have built a vast network due to the advice given through all my undergraduate classes and the opportunities that were available through this program. As a senior graduating this fall semester I feel prepared to take on any obstacles that my future career may throw my way.

Kaitlyn Schindler, Class of 2015

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