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 dance program has given me much more than I had anticipated. Not only does this program allow you to grow from a dancer into an artist, but provides many opportunities in the science and technical aspects of dance.

Sarah Moudy

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