Message From The Chair

Welcome from the Chair

The Department of Human Performance and Leisure Studies welcomes you to our website. We offer the bachelor of science degree in sport science and fitness management. Faculty in the department also teach in the masters of art in teaching program to prepare teachers in physical education. Special courses are offered in adapted physical education.

We find that students majoring in sport science and fitness management are interested in working in the fields of sports, fitness, leisure and recreation. Many of our students are also interested in graduate study in physical therapy. The department offers students a curriculum that provides many of the courses required by doctor of physical therapy programs.

If you are majoring in sport science and fitness management, our website provides you information to aid your success. If you are exploring majors, our website offers you information about options in the sport science and fitness management major.

We wish you all the best in your educational pursuits!

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N.C. A&T and UNCG to Commemorate MLK with Joint Celebration

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Jan. 6th Basketball Games Postponed

North Carolina A&T’s women’s and men’s basketball doubleheader against Norfolk State scheduled for Saturday, January 6 at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m., at Corbett Sports Center has been postponed due to inclement weather in the Tidewater area. A makeup date has not been scheduled.