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.

Start of Semester Faculty & Staff Meeting
  • Thursday, August 16, 2018
  • Time 7:15pm - 8:30pm
  • Location: Health-Wellness Buidling HW Rooms 846 East and West
  • See the campus map here

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: Exercise Science

Residential Faculty - Exercise Physiology


Office: ES 9 - Room: 119

Julie M. Freeman

Administrative Specialist Sr

Administrative Assistant


Office: ES 9 - Room: 120

James M. Haggerty

Wellness Fitness Supervisor


Gail E. Herndon

Wellness Fitness Technician


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