Welcome from our Director
Welcome to the School of Health, Physical Education, and Leisure Services (HPELS). With a highly acclaimed world class faculty, outstanding staff, and an award-winning first class State-of-the- Art facility, we offer a top-quality education and life-changing opportunities. The faculty and academic staff in the School of HPELS are dedicated to providing a high quality education for students committed to professional careers in Athletic Training; Exercise Science; Health Promotion and Education; Leisure, Youth and Human Services; and Physical Education Pedagogy.
The School of Health, Physical Education and Leisure Services offers undergraduate and graduate programs to prepare Athletic Trainers, Coaches, Exercise Scientists, Health and Physical Education Teachers, Health Promotion Educators, Youth and Leisure Service Professionals, and Certified Professionals for service in Non-Profit Organizations in Aquatics, Environmental Health, Global Health and Health Disparities, Non-Profit Management , Outdoor Recreation, School-Age Care Leadership, and Tourism. The School enrolls more than 900 undergraduate majors and more than 115 graduate students annually. Master degree programs are offered in Athletic Training; Community Health Education; Health Promotion/Fitness Management; Kinesiology (Exercise Science and Sport Performance and Sport and Exercise Psychology); Leisure, Youth and Human Services; Physical Education: Teaching Coaching; and School Health Education. A Doctorate Degree Graduate Program is offered in Allied Health, Recreation and Community Services.
I invite you to discover the endless possibilities and opportunities that UNI has to offer. If you need additional information, please call 319-273-2141.
Doris R. Corbett, Ph.D.
Professor and Director
School of Health, Physical Education, and Leisure Services
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, Iowa