We are excited that you are considering the School of Health and Applied Human Sciences (SHAHS) as the place that will help you soar!

SHAHS is one of three schools in the College of Health and Human Services and the tie that binds us is a commitment to improving the health and quality of life in individuals, families and communities. We have six undergraduate degree programs: exercise science, healthful living and fitness education, public health, tourism, recreation and sport, respiratory therapy and recreation therapy and graduate programs in athletic training, gerontology and physical education and health teacher licensure. Each of these degree programs focuses on the health and well-being of all persons. Read more about the mission and goals for the School of Health and Applied Human Sciences:

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If you have an interest in helping others lead healthier, happier lives, whether it is healthy living through disease prevention/health promotion, motor skill acquisition/production or helping persons through the aging process, this is the place for you!

Veterans Hall

Additional laboratories allow students to practice skills, giving them the opportunity to learn beyond the classroom through hands-on experiences, peer to peer activities in laboratory settings, standardized patient experiences, simulation learning and real-world client interactions. These practice opportunities prepare our graduates to join tomorrow’s health and human services workforce. 

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