Physical Domain Outcome Goals




Cadet Excellence

Upon commissioning, West Point graduates will:

  • Demonstrate physical excellence
  • Plan, prepare, execute, assess, and improve physical readiness training
  • Live honorably and develop effective teams
  • Demonstrate resiliency and courage
  • Commit to a lifetime of optimal physical performance

Faculty Excellence

  • Maintain a diverse and professional faculty 
  • Develop and retain a high quality staff and faculty 

Army Excellence 

  • Provide disciplinary expertise to West Point and the Army through educational and research efforts to optimize physical performance 
  • Provide disciplinary expertise to the Army through an academic major in exercise science – kinesiology 

Programmatic Excellence

  • Provide contemporary educational and training facilities where cadets can optimize their physical fitness and movement skills 
  • Provide opportunities for cadets to develop effective teams through sport and physical activity 
  • Provide a comprehensive risk management strategy for all program activities to minimize risk while facilitating physical development