Exercise Science

Contact Exercise Science

Southern & Dobson

Building: NU 6
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 are temporarily located in the NU 6 building.

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.

Full Time Faculty - Exercise Physiology


NU 6 - Room: 178

Julie M. Freeman

Administrative Specialist Sr

Administrative Assistant


NU 6 - Room: 179

James M. Haggerty

Wellness Fitness Supervisor


Gail E. Herndon

Wellness Fitness Technician


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