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2014-2015 Graduate Catalog 
2014-2015 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Physical Education, School, and Public Health Department

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College of Education and Professional Studies
Purser Hall, room 101

Fax: 509-963-1848
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Faculty and Staff

Kenneth Briggs, EdD

Kenneth Briggs, EdD, health education, pedagogy
Stephen C. Jefferies, PhD, physical education, pedagogy
Kirk Mathias, EdD, physical education, pedagogy, graduate program director

Associate Professors

Heidi Henschel Pellett, EdD, physical education, pedagogy
Rebecca Pearson, PhD, MPH, public health, health education
P. Stefan Ward, PhD, physical education, pedagogy
Therese Young, MA, dance, physical education

Assistant Professors
Kimberly McBride, PhD, MPH, public health education
Mark Perez, PhD, school health, pedagogy
Rory Weishaar, EdD, athletic administration

Senior Lecturer
Kristine Espinoza, MS, health education, pedagogy

Crystal Fullmer, MFA, dance

Joy Chrismer, NPAV building and equipment coordinator
Debra D’Acquisto, activity program coordinator
Edith Fowler, assistant to the chair
Debbie Nethery, aquatic center manager


Master of Science
Health and Physical Education

The student shall complete at least 45 credits as outlined in an approved course of study filed with the office of Graduate Studies and Research. The course of study is structured in consultation with the student’s academic advisor and is approved by the department director of graduate studies. Conditional or probationary admission may be granted to applicants not meeting all of the admission criteria.


    Master of Science


      Health and Physical EducationHealth EducationPhysical Education

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