Kinesiology – The Core of the Matter

All concentrations in the BS of Kinesiology share a core curriculum, designed to emphasize common characteristics found in this discipline. Starting out in your first year with, KINS 101, Introduction to Kinesiology, you begin the process of identifying your place in this vast landscape of opportunity. Opportunities to share common vision, while also creating your unique course of study follow throughout the remainder of your studies as you progress through the program.

The beginning of your place on the team starts with your choice of concentration. Choose one, or double them up (e.g. Rehabilitation Sciences and Sport and Fitness Management; Human Performance and Sport and Fitness Management).

Human Performance – Set the Standard

The health and fitness industry is growing in leaps and bounds. Fueled by the need for wide ranging options for those seeking a positive lifestyle, health and fitness is leading the battle to beat lifestyle related disease and improve quality of life. Apply evidence based exercise practice to create fun! Gone are the days of boring, repetitive routine; now the world of fitness has exploded with a ton of new and exciting ways to create movement and health.

Our concentration in Human Performance is a perfect fit for those seeking to start their career right after graduation. Gain employment in locations around the country, in high growth fields such as fitness training and management, clinical health and exercise science, human performance, and health and wellness promotions. Combine evidence based practices with fun and exciting ways to motivate, plan, and implement fitness solutions for those seeking a more robust lifestyle.

A perfect combination of exercise theory, applied science, health promotions, and management theory to prepare you for this fast paced career track. Pick up an additional minor without having to take “extra courses” or double up with the concentration Sport and Fitness Management concentration, all within the same number of credits. Save time and money while getting the highest level of education with our flexible curricular approach. Embrace this fast growing, high energy world of health and fitness today!