For more than a century, our department has built an outstanding track record in teaching health science, pioneering scientific research, and forming community partnerships and outreach.
We offer a range of programs face-to-face and online, including our leading-edge EdD online doctoral program.
Kinesiology, early on, was devoted to the preparation of physical education teachers and coaches.
Now this multifaceted academic discipline centers on physical activity and its impact on health, society, and quality of life.
We offer rigorous interdisciplinary education and experiential learning in applied, clinical, community and research settings.
Undergraduate and graduate degree programs maximize opportunities for diverse careers.
- cardiopulmonary rehabilitation specialist
- exercise physiologist
- physical education / health teacher
- fitness leader / personal trainer
- health coaching
- strength and conditioning coach, mental skills coach
- certified athletic trainer
- sport coach, director of community youth sport programs
- faculty member, researcher
- preparation for health professions: nurse, physician assistant, physical and occupational therapist or doctor
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- Teamwork! Kinesiology faculty, alumni, and students working (out) and learning together - Dr. Erin Reifsteck shared her experience this summer working with alumna, Dr. Amber Booker ('09 BS, '22 EdD), owner of One Wellness Center in Greensboro. While… ...
- Celebrating the accomplishment of our EdD in Kinesiology students - With our fall semester off to a good start, we want to pause to reflect back on our successful spring and summer semesters as many students… ...
- Welcome EdD in KIN Graduate Assistants 2023-2024 - As the new academic year begins, we have four graduate assistant students helping us in the EdD in Kinesiology program. Maggie Best and Agustin Saldana are… ...
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- Kinesiology Virtual Open House November 4, 2022 Are you looking to continue your education in a diverse setting with award-winning faculty? Then join us for our Virtual Open House on Friday, November 4, 2022. ...
- MSAT Virtual Open House October 24, 2022 The UNCG MSAT will be holding a virtual open house on Monday, Oct 24, 2022 from 1-2 pm (eastern standard time). Please use this form to RSVP. ...
- Graduate Program In-Person Open House for HBCU’s & MSI’s October 21, 2022 Are you looking to continue your education in a diverse setting with award-winning faculty? Then join us for our in-person Open House on October 21, 2022. ...
- Alumni Profile: Erin Reifsteck - The Department of Kinesiology is proud to highlight Dr. Erin Reifsteck, one of its many esteemed alumni who have invested their knowledge and skills gained at UNCG to work professionally. As an alum of both the Master's as well as… ...
- Faculty Profile: Dr. Pam Brown - The Department of Kinesiology loves to recognize our outstanding faculty members. Read more on Dr. Pam Kocher Brown, and all she has done for UNCG! In recognition for her excellence in teaching, Pam Kocher Brown, received two teaching awards this… ...