Department of Human Performance

Affordable degree. Rewarding Career.

The Department of Human Performance is home to three of our academic programs: Human Performance, Athletic Training, and Exercise Science. Careers in Human Performance are in high demand throughout the country. Your education at The University of Texas Permian Basin will prepare you for an exciting career where you will help improve people's lives. Your degree will open doors to many opportunities for what you want to do and where you would like to work.

Department of Human Performance students enjoy experiential learning in labs equipped specifically for simulated scenarios. This hands-on learning teaches skills related to exercise testing, performance assessment, and rehabilitation. Labs are designed to provide students unique, hands-on learning opportunities before they move on to practicum experiences. This realistic training benefits students as they transition to their careers.

  • The Biomechanics Lab uses advanced technology to study and conduct research related to human movement. 
  • The Anatomage table allows students to digitally explore 3D renderings of anatomy, one layer at a time. 
  • Midland Health Simulation and Learning Resource Center, the Athletic Training Lab, and the Exercise Science Lab offer students the opportunity to apply their skills in realistic environments.


Human Performance Programs

Whether you are looking for an undergraduate, a master's, or simply a certificate, you have options with the Department of Human Performance.

Athletic Training

Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training (BSAT)
Master of Science in Athletic Training (MSAT)

Exercise Science

Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science (BSES)

Human Performance

Bachelor of Science in Human Performance (BSHP)

Human Performance Certificates

Health Informatics and Leadership Certificate Program