Kinesiology is a major for students interested in studying the art and science of human movement. The degree prepares students for challenging careers in a variety of areas including school physical education, community, worksite and hospital wellness, and the sports and fitness industry. The degree also provides a solid foundation and preparation for advanced study and acceptance into professional programs such as physical therapy.
The curriculum in kinesiology is designed to:
- Provide quality courses, laboratory experiences, and other educational opportunities that will prepare students for careers and advanced study in the field of kinesiology
- Offer courses for the University Core Curriculum that improve and effectively maintain healthy lifestyles