About the Kinesiology and Health Studies Department
The Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies is one of three academic departments in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences. Our department is one of the largest of its kind in the state with over 1000 undergraduate majors, and our faculty are regarded as great teachers and active researchers. We offer a variety of undergraduate programs and a master's degree in Health and Kinesiology.
Undergraduate areas of study are:
Two graduate degrees are offered in KHS: Master's in Athletic Training (MSAT) (first cohort to be admitted June 2022) and a Master's in Health and Kinesiology (MS). Students pursuing the Master's degree in Health and Kinesiology may elect to concentrate in Exercise Science, Health Promotion & Exercise Science, Health Studies, or Kinesiology. Graduate assistantships are available.
Other Offerings and Resources
Courses leading to certification in Adapted Physical Education
A range of swimming and aquatics courses
A variety of activity-based Kinesiology lab courses open to all students
Student organizations for the areas of study
Kinesiology and Health Studies Building
400 Mane Street
SLU Box 10845
Hammond, LA 70402