Dr. Ronald Rainwater


Dr. Ron Rainwater, professor of fitness and sport sciences, is completing his 27th year at Hardin-Simmons University. He currently teaches both graduate and undergraduate courses in the Fitness and Sport Sciences Department. Additionally he directs the Outdoor Education Course and oversees undergraduate internships.

Degrees Earned

  • Bachelor of Science, Health and Physical Education and Biology, Texas A&M University, 1975
  • Master of Education, Physical Education and Exercise Physiology, Texas A&M University, 1978
  • Doctor of Education, Physical Education and Education Administration, Texas A&M University, 1985
  • A Princeton Review Best Western College
  • Council for Christian Colleges & Universities  
  • Center for Student Opportunity: Promoting a College-Bound Culture
  • US News Best Colleges
  • Military Friendly
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  • College Choice Best Christian Colleges and University
  • University and College Accountability Network