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Welcome to the Department of Physical Education, Health and Sport Studies (PHS) at Miami University!

The department of PHS strives to preserve, create, evaluate and transmit knowledge about practices in human health and the culture of physical activity, with an emphasis upon understanding and enhancing wellness and life quality.

The Department of PHS offers seven undergraduate program majors, two undergraduate program minors, and two graduate program majors. The department has 30 full time faculty members who are deeply invested in offering high quality educational and research programs. The recently renovated Phillips Hall has state-of-the-art classrooms and laboratory facilities for enriching the educational and research experience of Miami University students. For more information about faculty and staff, program interests, and current activities please see our additional links on this page.

Announcements & Current Events

  • All incoming & transfer students must enroll as pre major and complete the requirements for entry into the selected major. See specific program area for requirements.

  • PHS is pleased to announce Dr. Brett Massie as the new clinical coordinator and instructor in the Athletic Training Program and Ms. Melissa Hicks as a Visiting Instructor in Health Studies.

  • Beginning in the fall semester in 2004, all Physical Activity Life Skills (PALS) courses will be offered as credit/no-credit.

    *PHS website is currently under construction
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