Department of Kinesiology

The BS in Kinesiology –Physical Education Teacher Education (PETE) program certifies and prepares students to be professionally competent, culturally sensitive and reflective physical education teachers in P-12 schools.

The Master of Arts in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Sport and Human Performance is designed to prepare future professionals for careers such as personal training, corporate wellness, and college coaching.

The Master of Sciences in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Sport Management prepares students for a variety of executive positions within athletic and sport organizations at the community, educational, and/or professional levels.

The Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science is offered with either Applied or Clinical concentrations. These programs prepare students for allied health fields and cardiac rehab settings as well as to design, develop, implement, and maintain fitness programs.

The B.S. in Kinesiology helps students understand the relationships among movement, exercise, and skill. This occurs through the study of movement and exercise processes within a framework that emphasizes the clinical and practical implications of theory and research.

All Athletic Training courses are taught by faculty who have qualified degrees, experience in the profession, and are certified athletic trainers. The faculty have experience in hospitals, schools, universities, and in other athletic training venues.

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The mission of the Kinesiology program is to advance students’ understanding of relationships among movement, exercise, and skill that occur in the contexts of development, learning, rehabilitation, and training.

The program seeks to prepare future professionals for movement-related fields such as teaching, coaching, personal exercise, training and fitness, allied health, and sports medicine. Learning occurs through the study of movement and exercise processes within a framework that emphasizes the clinical and practical implications of theory and research.

Explore our program options; we have a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs to help you get on your ideal career path.


Undergraduate Programs



PE Teacher Education

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Athletic Training

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Exercise Science

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Kinesiology

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Graduate Programs



Sport Human Performance

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Sport Management

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