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.
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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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- EdD in KIN Hosts Social for UNCG Basketball Game - Students, alumni, and faculty members in the EdD program got together and enjoyed a weekend of networking and basketball alongside family and friends! This was our… ...
- KIN “family” gathers at NAKHE Conference in New Orleans - Our UNCG “KIN” family made an impressive showing at the NAKHE Conference in early January. This year’s conference theme was “Connections: Leading for Good in a… ...
- Fall 2022 Doctoral Hooding Ceremony: Smiles & Celebrations - On December 8th, 2022, the EdD in KIN program celebrated the following graduates at UNCG’s doctoral hooding ceremony: Jene' Baclawski, Alain Aguilar, Amber Fair Booker, and… ...
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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… ...