The department of Human Performance and Sport Sciences offers degree programs in the rewarding fields of:
The mission of the Athletic Training Program at Ohio Northern University is to offer athletic training students the academic and professional services needed to become an entry-level certified athletic trainer and provide the university student-athlete with the highest quality of athletic health care
Ohio Northern's Exercise Physiology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). It is one of only eighteen undergraduate colleges in the country currently with this distinctive accreditation and the only traditional undergraduate school in the midwest.
The Health Education major leads to a Bachelor of Arts or Science Degree in Health Education. Successful completion of the degree and licensure requirements will result in an Ohio Teaching Licensure in Health Education, kindergarten to grade 12.
Physical Education (PreK-12)
Teacher candidates in Physical Education complete an approved program of coursework, field experiences, and other requirements leading to the application for an initial Provisional Ohio Teaching License for grades PreK-12 Physical Education.
The Sport Management program at Ohio Northern is designed to provide students with a foundation of skills necessary to negotiate the various settings in the multi-billion dollar industry of spectator sports.