Exercise Science

Contact Exercise Science

Southern & Dobson

Building: ES 9
P: 480-461-7551   F: 480-461-7471


Fall & Spring Semesters:
Mon-Thu: 7 am – 6 pm
Fri: 8 am – 4 pm
Closed Sat and Sun

Summer Semester:
Mon-Thu: 7 am – 6 pm
Closed Fri, Sat and Sun

Welcome to the Exercise Science Department at Mesa Community College. We offer a variety of courses, certificates, and degree programs in the fields of Dance, Exercise Science, Health Sciences, Nutrition, Physical Education, and Recreation. Our enthusiastic, dynamic, and highly-qualified faculty is ready to help you achieve your educational and career goals or improve your personal health and fitness.

The Exercise Science Department offers a wide range of lecture and physical activity classes to students, faculty, staff, and members of our community. Courses are presented in face-to-face, online, or hybrid/blended formats and are held in 16-week, 14-week, or 8-week time frames.

Department Faculty & Staff Contact

Jeffrey I. Messer, Ph.D.

Chair: World Languages

Residential Faculty - Exercise Physiology


Office: ES 9 - Room: 119

Julie M. Freeman

Admin Secretary III

Administrative Assistant


Office: ES 9 - Room: 120

James M. Haggerty

Mgr Fitness Wellness


Gail E. Herndon

Aerobic Fitness HIC Tech


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