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Health & Physical Education Division

Administrative Office Hours
Monday - Friday - 8:00 AM- 5:00 PM

Photo: Cavalier ArenaThe Division of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance offers four associate of science degree options to students who have chosen to pursue careers in the following disciplines: exercise science, recreation, sports management, and teacher education. With a dedicated focus on keeping our students active and healthy, Darton’s HPER department also offers dozens of activity-related physical education courses to non-majors and majors alike, including scuba diving, golf, tennis, yoga, bowling, rock climbing and many more. Also available are popular fitness-focused courses, such as strength training, aquatic circuit training and personal fitness. There is something for every learner here, as we offer several options to keep online students active and well, and have several health-related courses too.

Darton’s multi-million dollar Physical Education/Athletics/ Wellness Complex (Building E) houses state-of-the-art venues for teaching, exercising, athletic events and social interaction. The complex includes the Cavalier Arena, Fitness Center, Aerobics/Dance Studio, indoor pool, indoor track, recreation gymnasium, video-enhanced classrooms, climbing tower and wall, golf area, tennis courts, softball field, baseball field, two soccer fields, outdoor volleyball courts, cross country/hiking trails and activity fields.

Contact Information

Department Offices:
Physical Education Building

Student Support & Recruitment Spec.:
Adam Thornton
(229) 317-6815

Asst. Prof of Health & Phys. Ed.:
David Mann
(229) 317-6914

Fitness Center Director:
Ken Kirsch
(229) 317-6322

Information Desk:
(229) 317-6818

Department Fax:
(229) 317-6640

The Health & Physical Education department is responsible for the information on this page.
For questions regarding content, or for further information, please contact Email: David Mann.

Last Update: August 17, 2016 4:45 PM

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