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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Kinesiology, BS (43-671) (120 hours)

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Major, Bachelor of Science Degree

The graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Kinesiology will:

  • Describe and demonstrate a strong foundational knowledge in functional anatomy, exercise physiology, biomechanics, fitness assessment, and implementation necessary to effectively work in the field of choice or enter a graduate program.
  • Demonstrate and apply knowledge of the major concepts, empirical findings, and current trends in the area of Kinesiology to assist individuals with varying needs and diverse populations.
  • Assemble actively-learned Kinesiology-related skills for application in real-world problems through internships, primary research, service learning, and/or field experiences.
  • Evaluate authentic occupational, career, and advanced educational opportunities appropriate to the Kinesiology area and develop a feasible plan to pursue those aspirations.

Kinesiology, BS (43-671) (Area 1: Exercise Science) (4 Year Guide)   

Kinesiology, BS (43-671) (Area 2: Corporate Fitness) (4 Year Guide)  

Kinesiology, BS (43-671) (Area 3: Pre-Athletic Training) (4 Year Guide)   

Kinesiology, BS (43-671) (Area 4: Pre-Occupational Therapy) (4 Year Guide)   

Kinesiology, BS (43-671) (Area 5: Pre-Physical Therapy) (4 Year Guide)  

Note: A student may not earn a double degree including the BS Kinesiology (Exercise Science or Corporate Fitness) and the BS Physical Education (Exercise Science or Corporate Fitness) from any catalog prior to 2019.

Major Requirements: 67-79 Semester Hours

A grade of C or better is required for all Major courses.

Elect One of the 5 Areas: 23-37 Semester Hours

General Education Requirements: 27-32 Semester Hours

All students must complete a minimum of 42 credit hours in general education. See The General Education Program Requirements for full listing of requirements. The following general education classes are either required or listed as a major option elective by this major:

Must have a C or better for these courses:

Free Electives: 7-21 Semester Hours

Area 1: 21 Sem. Hours
Area 2: 14 Sem. Hours
Area 3: 11 Sem. Hours
Area 4: 17 Sem. Hours
Area 5: 7 Sem. Hours

Minimum Total: 120 Semester Hours

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