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  Oct 22, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Kinesiology B.S.


A total of 120 credit hours are required for graduation. The BS degree is obtained by following the curriculum of the College of Human Ecology.

Kinesiology majors must take a minimum of 36 kinesiology credit hours that include 18 credit hours from the lower-level core, and 18 hours from the upper level core with a requirement of one of the physiology course options, one of the exercise behavioral science course options, and 12 credit hours of 300 level or above Kinesiology courses, with at least 3 of the 12 elective hours being a 600 or higher level course, plus 3 credit hours in Human Nutrition.

A minimum grade of C and GPA of 2.2 are required for all kinesiology courses meeting degree requirements.

General Requirements (49-53 credit hours)


Communications (8-9 credit hours)


Humanities (6 credit hours)


Only courses of 3 credits or more will apply.

Natural and Physical Sciences (16-17 credit hours)


Integrative Human Ecology Course (1 credit hour)


Professional Studies (39 credit hours)


Grades of “C” or higher required.

Kinesiology Core (36 credit hours)


Kinesiology Upper-level Core (18 credit hours)


Choose one course from each of the following.

Exercise Physiology (3 credit hours)


Select one course (3 credit hours) from the following.

Kinesiology Elective Courses 300 level or higher (12 credit hours)


Select 12 credit hours of additional upper level KIN courses. At least one elective must be at 600 level or higher.

Human Nutrition (3 credit hours)


Unrestricted electives (28-32 credit hours)


  • 300 level or above (>2 hours)

Total hours required for graduation (120 credit hours)