Academics - Sport and Kinesiology

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Sport and Kinesiology Department

The Department of Health, Physical Education, and Sport Management participates in the process of equipping persons for redemptive Christian leadership in two ways. First, it encourages students to engage in those continuing, active, healthy, Christian life practices which contribute to wellness. Second, it prepares students for careers in physical education and recreation.

The following are programs offered by the department: (1) general education – wellness/physical activities program; (2) physical education major; and (3) sport management major – with emphases in adult fitness and recreation leadership. Courses required for certification in driver education are also offered.


Majors & Minors


Exercise Science Major
Gain a deeper understanding of anatomy, physiology, mechanics, and exercise with GU’s hands-on teaching and SIUE’s state-of-the-art lab technology.
Physical Education Major
Students can choose an emphasis in Physical Education or Recreation, depending on their career goals. In addition, students can pursue coaching options through this program.
Sport Management Major
Students will gain hands-on, practical experience as they combine professional and physical education coursework. Students may choose to focus their studies in the areas of fitness, recreation, athletic management, or sport management.

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