Kinesiology, Health & Physical Fitness

Welcome to the home page for the Kinesiology, Health and Physical Fitness Division. This is a good starting point to explore our divisional offerings. Today over fifty different classes are offered to cover a wide spectrum of activities. Classes are offered from traditional team sports to individual speciality activities such as fencing, rock climbing, martial arts, and many more.

Philosophy

It is our philosophy that physical fitness, healthful living practices and leisure time pursuits are elements of life that must be taught and reinforced and are essential components of a broad general education aimed to assist individuals to achieve their fullest human potential.

Areas of Study

  • Kinesiology
  • Physical Education
  • Adaptive PE
  • Aquatics
  • Athletic Trainer
  • Strength Training
  • Other Sports Classes Available (golf, tennis, volleyball, basketball)

Location

Kinesiology, Health and Physical Fitness Office
GYM-19B
Merced Main Campus

Contact

James Andersen
Dean - Agriculture / Industrial Technology / Kinesiology, Health and Physical Fitness (Area 3)
(209) 384-6396, andersen.j@mccd.edu


Nancy Bates
Secretary - Kinesiology, Health and Physical Fitness
(209) 384-6322, nancy.bates@mccd.edu 


 Faculty Contact Information

See Faculty & Staff page for listing.