Kinesiology is science with a difference – a fast-growing field with opportunities as diverse as health education, scientific research, community development, and fitness training. The Department of Kinesiology offers two undergraduate majors: Kinesiology, or Physical Education Health Teacher Education (PEHTE).
The Department of Kinesiology has over a century of experience and leadership in this exciting, dynamic field, and we offer a range of concentrations and minors that will help you make a difference.
We look forward to supporting you over the coming semesters as you work towards your degree.
B.S. DEGREE IN Kinesiology
This major prepares students for careers in preventive and rehabilitative exercise and fitness, and serves as a pre-professional program of study with a focus on exercise and sport science that also encompasses other fields of science (biology, chemistry, physics, health, nutrition, and pharmacology).
B.S. DEGREE IN Physical Education and Health Teacher Education with K-12 Licensure
This program prepares future teachers by providing opportunities for observation, participation, assisting, and teaching experiences with public school students, including those with special needs.