majors and Programs
Kinesiology is the study of human movement and is appropriate for any student who desires to work or study further in the allied health professions. Our graduates have gone on to become physical therapists, occupational therapists, nurses, physician assistants, public health officials, podiatrists, personal trainers, nutritionists, exercise physiologists, athletic trainers and medical doctors. Our coursework includes human physiology, human anatomy, human nutrition, biomechanics, motor behavior, sport psychology and special populations. Electives include clinical nutrition, sport nutrition, public health and gerontology among others. Many of our students elect to do internships in their area of interest.
Research opportunities are also available as well as study abroad programs that emphasize healthcare, especially to the disadvanged.
For more information, please visit the Kinesiology Department website.