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THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND KINESIOLOGY


The Department of Health and 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 and Human Development, HLKN is currently home to over 3,000 undergraduate students, 246 master’s students, 70 doctoral students (3,921 total), 179 minor students, 103 faculty members, 32 staff members and 90 funded graduate assistants.

Divisions of Health & Kinesiology

The department is comprised of four divisions: Health EducationKinesiologySport Management and the Physical Education Activity Program. Each division offers various degrees and outreach programs promoting continuing education for students and the community.

Division of Health Education

Prepares students to help people improve their health, and thereby the quality of life, through effective health education, powerful networking, strong leadership, meaningful research and selfless service to others.

Division of Kinesiology

We give students access and appreciation for all things kinesiology, emphasizing the biological basis to exercise and movement.

Division of Sport Management

The Sport Management Program is one of the top 5 programs in the country.

Division of Physical Education Activity Program

PEAP offers health and fitness activity classes to every Texas A&M student.

Former Student Highlight


KOURTNEY MARTIN


During her time as a Group Fitness Instructor at Texas A&M Rec Sports, she was presented with the opportunity to instruct WELLNESS WORKS! fitness sessions to faculty and staff at Texas A&M. She went on to complete her graduate internship with WELLNESS WORKS! before being named Employee Wellness Coordinator in 2017.

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FROM OUR FORMER STUDENTS


Chandler Stout ’15 discusses her experience as a Sports Management Major at the College of Education and Human Development. Chandler has been heavily involved in student organizations such as Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority, Freshman Leaders in Progress, Conference on Student Government Association Committee, Big Event, Relay for Life-Aggieland and Fish Camp.

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  • Craig Fulk

    Craig Fulk

    Craig is a first year Ph.D. student from Roanoke, TX. and works as a graduate assistant in the Division of…

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    Antwone Woods

    Academic Advisor I (Last Names L-Z) antwonewoods@tamu.edu

  • Hannah Malcomb

    Hannah Malcomb

    Academic Advisor III (Last Names A-K) Gilchrist 139 hmalcomb@tamu.edu

  • Hailey Harris

    Hailey Harris

    Hailey is a first-year Ph.D. student and works as a graduate assistant in Education Outreach under Dr. Matthew Etchells. She…

  • Kun Chang

    Kun Chang

    Kun is a first-year doctoral student in the Division of Sport Management under the guidance of advisor Dr. Hyun-Woo Lee.…

  • Juliet Ball

    Juliet Ball

    Juliet Ball is a first-year doctoral student in the Sport Management Ph.D. program and also serves as a graduate assistant…

  • Melody Alanis

    Melody Alanis

    Melody Alanis is a first-year doctoral student and a graduate assistant in the Department of Health and Kinesiology. She earned…

  • Zahra Sharifzadeh

    Zahra Sharifzadeh

    Zahra is a second-year doctoral student and works as a research assistant in the Division of Sport Management. Her research…

  • Jun Phil

    Jun Phil

    Jun-Phil is a second-year doctoral student and works as a graduate research assistant in the Division of Sport Management. His…

  • Suhan Ku

    Suhan Ku

    Suhan is currently a fourth-year doctoral student and works as a graduate teaching assistant in the Division of Sport Management.…

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