Welcome to HLKN!

The Department of Health & Kinesiology (HLKN) is the largest academic department at Texas A&M University and generates over 98,000 credit hours and 203,000 (Modified) weighted student credit hours each year.

As one of four departments in the College of Education & Human Development, HLKN is currently home to over 3,500 undergraduate students, 246 master's students, 70 doctoral students (3,921 total), 179 minor students, 103 faculty members (>=0.75FTE), 32 staff members and 87 funded graduate assistants.

The department is comprised of four divisions: Health EducationKinesiologySport Management and the Physical Education Activity Program that offer a number of degree programs and outreach programs for continuing education of students and the community.  

What our students are saying...

The TAMU Dance Program has given me an education in more than just dance and science. It has allowed me to grow as a person and to learn how to push my own personal boundaries to achieve success.

Kathy Quigley, Class of 2015

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