Health, Physical Education, & Recreation

About

Welcome to the Health, Physical Education and Recreation Department, better known as HPR. Our offices are located upstairs in the Mayo Field House on the Raymond campus, but we also teach courses on the Jackson, Utica, Rankin and Vicksburg campuses.

Our department has strong curriculum and a dedicated faculty who have real life experiences as coaches, personal trainers, athletic trainers, sports officiating, etc. The courses that we offer in this department will transfer to the college or university level.

Students that are interested in courses offered in the HPR department will typically declare a major such as the following:

  • Kinesiology
  • Physical Education K-12
  • Exercise Science
  • Sports Management
  • Sports Ministry
  • Athletic Training
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Administration
  • Health/P.E./Human Performance
  • Health Science
  • Pre-Physical Therapy
  • Pre-Occupational Therapy
  • Recreation Leadership
  • Sports Coaching Education

Courses Are Offered At These Locations

Jackson Academic/Technical Center
Rankin
Raymond
Utica
Vicksburg-Warren

Online
Courses for this program are also offered online

 

Curriculum

For a complete list of courses, please see our college catalog.

Contact

Marcille McLendon
Curriculum Coordinator
601-857-3329
Jackson ATC
Phatia McClellan, Ph.D.
Department Chair
601-987-8174
Rankin
Carl Dewitt
Department Chair
601-936-5571
Utica
Noel Gardner, Ph. D.
Department Chair
601-885-7061
Vicksburg
Sean Cook
Lead Instructor
601-629-6852
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