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Academic Advising

After gaining admission to the university, you must contact your advisor to determine the courses most appropriate for your individual needs. Your advisor will provide continuing support to students throughout the program.

Dr. Will Evans
Department Head and Professor
Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion
(P) 662.325.5508

Dr. Evans is a master certified health education specialist and a certified wellness practitioner. He earned his bachelor's degree from Indiana University and his doctoral and master's degrees from the University of Alabama. He received a doctor of chiropractic degree from Logan University.

Dr. Barry Hunt
Master’s Program Director and Professor
Health Promotion
(P) 662.325.7230

Dr. Hunt has a B.S. in school health education from Troy State University in and master's and doctoral degrees in health studies from the University of Alabama. Previously an evaluation consultant for Alabama Power Company's "Good Health Makes Sense" program, Dr. Hunt directs the health program at MSU.