Kinesiology

To fulfill the requirements for this minor, the student must complete 18 hours of undergraduate coursework:

  1. 18 hours of coursework that includes:
  • PEHP 3305 Motor Development, Fitness, and Health
  • PEHP 3350 Theory of Movement Forms: Analysis and Construction
  • PEHP 3371 Care and Prevention of Injuries
  • PEHP 4333 Fundamentals of Human Performance
  • PEHP 4345 Psychomotor Development: Educational Implications
  • 1 Individual and Dual Activity Course
  • 1 Team Activity Course
  • 1 Developmental Activity Course

Kinesiology Course Descriptions

Individual and Dual Activity Courses

  • 1101 Archery
  • 1102 Badminton
  • 1103 Bowling
  • 1104 Golf
  • 1129 Racquetball
  • 1133 Beginning Tennis
  • 1134 Intermediate Tennis
  • 1138 Badminton/Racquetball
  • 1143 Fencing
  • 1144 Racket Sport
  • 1152 Kayaking
  • 1105 Basketball
  • 1106 Flag Football
  • 1107 Soccer
  • 1108 Softball
  • 1109 Track and Field
  • 1110 Volleyball
  • 1128 Floor Hockey
  • 1111 Self-Defense
  • 1112 Gymnastics
  • 1113 Physical Conditioning
  • 1114 Weight Training
  • 1125 Pilates
  • 1127 Aerobic Dance
  • 1131 Walking
  • 1139 Yoga
  • 1140 Advanced Yoga
  • 1141 Intro to Martial Arts
  • 1147 Tai Chi
  • 1148 Exercise with Your Instructor
  • 1149 Rock Climbing
  • 1150 Kickboxing
  • 1151 Boot Camp
  • 1153 Salsa Aerobic Dance
  • 1154 Hip Hop
  • 1155 Aerobic Cycling
  • 1156 Aerobic Walking
  • 1157 Running

Careers in Kinesiology

Career opportunities for those with Kinesiology degrees include:

  • Activity Specialist
  • Aerobics Instructor
  • Athletic Director
  • Athletic Scout
  • Athletic Therapist
  • Blogger
  • Camp Director
  • Cardiac Imaging Researcher
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation Specialist
  • Chiropractor
  • Community Program Director
  • Dietitian
  • Entrepreneur
  • Ergonomist
  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Fitness Coach
  • Fitness Consultant
  • Gym Manager
  • Health Care Aide
  • Health Care Consultant
  • Health Educator
  • Kinesiologist
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Writer
  • Military Officer
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Occupational Therapist Assistant
  • Orthopaedic Technician
  • Osteopathic Physician
  • Personal Trainer
  • Physical Education Teacher
  • Physical Therapy Assistant
  • Physiologist
  • Physiotherapist
  • Recreation and Leisure Supervisor
  • Recreation and Sports Director
  • Recreation Therapist
  • Research Assistant
  • Spa Manager
  • Sporting Goods Sales Rep
  • Sports Agent
  • Sports Coach
  • Sports Facility Manager
  • Sports Medicine Physician
  • Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • University Professor
  • Wellness Coordinator