Health, Physical Education, Exercise Science & Recreation Department

fitness center

Health, Physical Education, Exercise Science & Recreation Department

Students can meet their wellness requirements – and discover strategies for a more active, healthy life from the Health, Physical Education, Exercise Science & Recreation (HPER) Department faculty.

Who We Are

Students with a passion for fitness and health can pursue an associate's or bachelor's degree in Exercise Science. Students can also earn an associate's in Community Health. Fitness Specialist and Coaching certifications are additional options.

The Health, Physical Education, Exercise Science & Recreation (HPER) Department’s courses offer inspiration (Wellness for Life, Yoga), lifesaving skills (First Aid and CPR) and high-energy fun (Weight Training, Bowling).

Students who are pursuing a bachelor’s degree in health and wellness can get a head start at Anoka-Ramsey in community health, fitness specialist and coaching.

Course Descriptions
Health Education Faculty Directory
Physical Education Faculty Directory
Admissions | 763-433-1300
Dean Luanne Hogan | 763-433-1297

Meet Jennifer DeJarlais

Jennifer DeJarlais
Meet Jennifer DeJarlais
Instructor of Wellness
Meet Jennifer DeJarlais
Instructor of Wellness

Yoga Alliance Certified (200 hours), St. Paul College

Meet Mikhail Morrison

Mikhail Morrison on exercise bike
Meet Mikhail Morrison
Exercise Science Program
Meet Mikhail Morrison
Exercise Science Program

Coon Rapids, MN

Degrees & Certificates We Offer

Courses offered range from CPR and Yoga to Weight Training and Sports Management.

The department offers two degrees and two certificates:

Free Wellness Program for Current Students!

Bring your student ID to the Fitness Center at the Cambridge Campus or the Health and Wellness Center at the Coon Rapids Campus for free programs and use of equipment.

 

Meet Our Students and Alumni