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Kinesiology Graduates

Mission Statement

The Division of Kinesiology and Recreation prepares knowledgeable, competent, and effective professionals committed to working in the fields of Physical Education, Rehabilitation, Physical Fitness, and Coaching for a diverse society. We emphasize excellence in teaching, scholarship, and practice on developing solutions for the issues of lifelong health, development, and physical adaptability.

What is Kinesiology?

Kinesiology is the study of anatomy, physiology and the principles of mechanics in relation to the human body movement.

Degrees and Certificates

Bachelor of Arts in Physical Education

  • Fitness Director Option
  • Pre-Physical Therapy Option
  • Teaching Option