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Welcome to the Department of Health and Human Performance
We are excited that you are exploring our website.  The Department of Health and Human Performance offers three degree programs;  Health Sciences, Recreation & Tourism and Sports Studies.  The content courses for teaching specializations in Health Education and Physical Education are  also delivered for the Education Department.  The department is committed to preparing students in their pursuit of knowledge and skills to become responsible members of society, while encouraging life-long learning;  to enhance the quality of life within a diverse society.
Central to the success of any department is its faculty.   Our department looks forward to providing you with the guidance and personal assistance necessary for you to reach your academic goal--to obtain a degree.  All students are expected to meet with their faculty advisor each semester.
Our Mission
To prepare qualified professionals to serve and lead in a global society.
We invite you to explore our website to determine which program is right for you and your future.  If you would like additional information about our department, I would be happy to assist you in any way possible.  Please contact me at asettle1@wvstateu.edu.  I look forward to seeing you in one of our programs soon.

Dr. Aaron Settle, Chair 
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