Health & Exercise Science Overview
The Department of Health and Exercise Science focuses on exercise science, physical rehabilitation, injury prevention, health education, and physical education, healthy lifestyles, injury care and injury prevention. We are accredited through CAATE. Many of our degrees are part of the Pre-Professional program at MNU.
Our programs offered blend cooperative education experiences with highly innovative curricula and faculty. The learning environment is student-centered and encourages students to actively pursue answers to relevant problems. Students are prepared to become effective professional practitioners, enter graduate school, and work in professions related to athletic training, physical education, and health/ fitness/recreation.
Statement of Mission:
The Health and Exercise Science Program mission is to engage all students in providing the highest level of educational instruction in a Christian environment. Our Health and Exercise Science Programs are devoted to producing morally, academically, spiritually, and professionally qualified individuals for careers in Athletic Training, Allied Health Professions as recognized by the American Medical Association (AMA), Physical Education, Recreation and other Health and Fitness Industry positions.
Statement of Purpose:
The Health and Exercise Science Department strives to develop Christ-centered learners by teaching, mentoring, and serving all students in an academically rigorous environment to produce professionals in their respective fields.