Honors in Major
8 Credits: Each student must successfully complete any 2 Athletic Training core requirements as an honors designated course. Taking KIN 693H- Teaching Assistantship (2Cr.) may also be used up to two times for 4 credits.
4 Credits: Each student must successfully complete KIN696H: Independent Study for 4 credits. This course will prepare the student to complete their thesis. A thesis is a significant research project that enables the student to demonstrate, synthesize or elaborate on their developing expertise in their field of study. Each student will complete this under the supervision and guidance of an Athletic Training faculty member. During or after completion of this course, the student may submit a proposal for either a SURF or UROP award to support their research for the Honors Project/Thesis.
4 Credits: Each student must successfully complete KIN699H: Honor’s Project (honors thesis equivalent). During this course, students will complete their thesis. The latest this course should be taken is senior year, fall semester in order to allow sufficient time to collect data and write thesis.
Each student must present their research at a local, regional, national, or UNH community conference or symposium.
Each student then will have completed the Honors in Major requirements for Kinesiology: Athletic Training.
Faculty liaison for Athletic Training, Exercise Science, Pedagogy or Sport Studies:
New Hampshire Hall Rm 211
Please go to the following website for requirements and application procedures into the Honors in Major program: