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Degree Options

  • Aquatics Minor

    This minor will develop the student's knowledge of water safety and aquatic facility management. Students can also take electives in small craft safety, scuba operations, amd exercise and fitness.

  • Athletic Training - MSAT

    This program is based in the sciences of anatomy and physiology, kinesiology and athletic training. It allows students to learn by incorporating contemporary and traditional techniques and technologies in the classroom and clinical experiences and to work collaboratively with peers and allied health care professionals.

  • Experiential Education and Group Facilitation Minor

    This minor is designed to train practitioners within the challenge ropes course, zip line and canopy tour industry.

  • Coaching Minor

    Although this is not an endorsable minor, all the courses can be applied toward meeting the state's clock hour requirements for school coaches.

  • Exercise Science

    Exercise science is the study of physiological and functional adaptations to movement. Including general study in biology, chemistry, biochemistry, anatomy and physiology, kinesiology, exercise physiology and fitness programming.

  • Health and Physical Education

    The Health and Physical Education (fitness) Program at Eastern Washington University involves teaching people how to maintain and improve their health.

  • Outdoor Recreation Leadership

    The outdoor recreation degree is one of the most exciting and adventuresome professional degree programs at any public university in America. This program is fully accredited by the National Recreation and Parks Association.

  • Personal Training Minor

    This minor addresses the growing field of personal training

  • Public Health

    Public Health is about addressing health disparities, improving access to healthcare, creating healthier communities, controlling infectious disease, reducing environmental hazards, curbing violence, controlling substance abuse, limiting injuries, and reducing the impact of natural disasters.

  • Recreation and Tourism Management

    Students learn how to program and manage private, public and nonprofit enterprises. They learn both business and recreational skills

  • Therapeutic Recreation

    Therapeutic recreation specialists are involved in helping individuals with disabilities or illnesses learn the skills necessary to develop satisfying leisure lifestyles.

  • Therapeutic Recreation Distance and Extended Learning

    This distance and extended learning program offers courses to help professionals in therapeutic recreation reach their education goals in the least restrictive environment.

  • Physical Education

    The master of science degree in physical education prepares students for a diverse array of careers in areas including athletic and recreation administration, coaching and directing fitness facilities and programs in a variety of settings. Additionally, the degree is applicable to those students interested in pursuing advanced graduate studies in related areas. Prospective students should hold a baccalaureate degree in a health-related field from an accredited institution.

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