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Sports and Exercise Science

Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Sports & Exercise Science at Cameron University is to prepare students for successful careers in corporate, medical, and/or community-based settings that embrace lifetime health and wellness of its constituents.  

Letter From The Chair


On behalf of the faculty and staff of the Department of Sports and Exercise Science at Cameron University, I am pleased to welcome you as you start your collegiate journey in our department.

Beginning or even returning to college is a significant milestone in your life. The Sports and Exercise Science Department is committed to providing you with a challenging, hands-on, and supportive learning environment where you can explore your academic goals and look to the future.

Our faculty are professional clinicians in the field with a variety of backgrounds and experiences. This allows you to learn from faculty who know what it is like in the work force and can provide you with a unique learning experience as you pursue your goals and aspirations.

Moreover, we foster a sense of community within our department, where you can forge lasting friendships, collaborate with fellow students and faculty, and engage in meaningful discussions while pursuing your academic degree. Your contributions, perspectives, and skills are all essential to our departmental atmosphere.

As you begin this new chapter of your academic career, know that the Sports and Exercise Science Department is here to support you. Whether you have questions about your courses, need academic advising, seek guidance on research projects, or just need a listening ear, our faculty and staff are here for you and want to see you succeed.

Once again, welcome to the Department of Sports and Exercise Science family! We are thrilled to have you and look forward to seeing you achieve your goals in the years ahead.

If you have any questions or need assistance, please do not hesitate to reach out to any of our faculty and staff.


Dr. Kris Mahlock, EdD, LAT, ATC
Chair/Assistant Professor
Dept. of Sports and Exercise Science
Cameron University