Kinesiology

Explore the Department of Kinesiology

The Department of Kinesiology offers five areas of study for majors: athletic training, exercise science, health and physical education, outdoor education and sport studies. 

Athletic training

Athletic Training

Athletic Training

Study emergency, acute, and chronic medical conditions affecting the fitness-conscious, the skilled professional athlete, or anyone engaged in physical activity.

Exercise science

Exercise Science

Exercise Science

An exercise science degree prepares you to work in physical activity programs of prevention, intervention, and rehabilitation in hospitals, industry, and communities.
 

Health education

Health and Physical Education

Health and Physical Education

Obtain dual teaching certifications in health and physical education from kindergarten through 12th grade.
 

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Outdoor Education & Leadership

Outdoor Education & Leadership

Share your appreciation for the outdoors--become a strong teacher and leader who can create and deliver enriching physical activity programs for people of all ages and abilities.
 

Sport studies degree student

Sport Studies

Sport Studies

Athletic administration, coaching, marketing,  and sports media, law and psychology--this interdisciplinary degree provides a foundation for careers in the sport industry.
 

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