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School of Sport, Recreation, and Exercise Sciences

The School of Sport, Recreation, and Exercise Sciences at Lindenwood University is one of the largest schools within the university.  Our 600 students at the undergraduate and graduate levels are active contributors to university life and the surrounding community by promoting healthy lifestyles and enhancing human performance.  Our students are preparing to make outstanding accomplishments in their chosen disciplines.

We are proud of our personalized approach through small classes and close relationships between faculty and students.  Our faculty members blend theoretical concepts within their field of study with real world applications to give students a diverse educational experience.  We take pride in the fact that our classroom instruction is supplemented by considerable hands-on practice of the skills and knowledge necessary to become a highly-competent practitioner.  Each of our academic programs provides the opportunity to immerse the student in situations that he or she will encounter in the real world.

Degree Programs

The School of Sport, Recreation, and Exercise Sciences promotes healthy, active living through undergraduate programs in athletic training, exercise science, physical education and health, and recreation, sport and tourism administration.  Students can also pursue a Master of Science in Human Performance.

In addition, the school offers nine minors where any student can supplement his/her education in adapted sport and recreation, coaching, health and wellness, health and fitness management, nutrition, outdoor leadership, recreation administration, sport and fitness management, and strength and conditioning.

This school is the only one in which you can study physical activity, wellness, and play for a healthy, productive, and sustainable lifestyle.  We want to inspire you to develop a healthier you and learn how to take what you have learned and experienced to improve the health and lifestyles of your family, athletes, and community.

Student Spotlight

Nicole Hensley
Nicole Hensley

Andrew Hamerlinck
Andrew Hamerlinck

The School of Sport, Recreation, and Exercise Sciences would like to congratulate two of our students on receiving University Honors at the 2016 Honors Convocation.

Nicole Hensley and Andrew Hamerlinck were chosen to receive the Scholar Athlete Award: NCAA.

The Scholar Athlete Award is given to a male and female NCAA student-athlete that has exhibited outstanding team leadership in his or her athletic program as well as excelling in academics.

Nicole is a member of the Lindenwood Women’s Ice Hockey team and will be graduating with a bachelor of science in exercise science this spring.

Andrew is a member of the Lindenwood Men’s Soccer team and is also graduating this spring with a bachelor of science in exercise science.

We are very proud of their achievements and their representation of Lindenwood. Because of students like these, we can proudly say that Lindenwood University is Like No Other!

For more information contact

Dr. Cynthia Schroeder
Dean, School of Sport, Recreation, and Exercise Sciences
(636) 949-4318

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