Texas Tech University

About Us

The Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management proudly offers undergraduate majors in Kinesiology & Sport Management along with minors in Kinesiology, Sport Management, Athletic Coaching, Health, and Public Health. We offer master's degree programs in Sport Management and Kinesiology with specializations in clinical exercise physiology, human performance, and motor behavior/exercise and sport psychology.

A Special Message from the Department Chair

Our graduates takes jobs in:

  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Fitness and health promotion
  • Allied health sciences
  • Counseling services for athletes
  • Performance enhancement
  • Teaching
  • Coaching
  • Sport marketing
  • Sport event and facility management
  • Intercollegiate athletics
  • Professional sports
  • Research laboratories

Our students study under the guidance and mentoring of a strong faculty who have earned doctorates in a wide array of disciplinary areas. Eighteen graduate faculty teach graduate courses and guide research projects leading to theses and internships. A total of 38 (28 full-time and 10 part-time) faculty teach our nearly 1500 majors and hundreds of other students completing one of our minors.

Our faculty teach classes in 6 technologically equipped classrooms, including one equipped for distance delivery, and conduct research in 16 laboratories. Our faculty mentor students in their offices, with all of these facilities located in a recently renovated space. Graduate teaching assistants teach personal fitness and wellness classes in the Student Recreation Center as well as work with faculty in supervising laboratory sections and conducting research.

Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management

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    Box 43011, Texas Tech University, 2500 Broadway, Lubbock, TX 79409
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