Doctor of Philosophy in Health, Sport and Exercise Science (HSES),
Concentration in Health Behavior & Health Promotion

The Ph.D. program in the Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation is a research-focused degree that is designed to prepare scholars in advanced study to contribute to the field through teaching, research, and service.

The department comprises four divisions and offers the Ph.D. degree with a concentration in each corresponding program area: 

  1. Exercise Science
  2. Kinesiology-Pedagogy
  3. Health Behavior & Health Promotion
  4. Recreation and Sport Management

Course Information

Admission Instructions

Comprehensive Examination Instructions

Program Handbook