Bachelor of Science with a Major in Kinesiology with All-Level Certification (BS)

Hours Required

120 semester credit hours (SCH): 45 hours must be advanced, with fulfillment of degree requirements as specified in the "Requirements for Graduation" section of this catalog and the General Requirements for Undergraduate degrees at the beginning of this section.


[University Core Curriculum]
Select 42 SCH as outlined in the suggested plans and as specified in the "Requirements for Graduation."Life & Physical Science requirements in the core must include BIOL 1171 & BIOL 1371 or BIOL 2101 & BIOL 230142
Math Elective
Select 3 SCH from any math course above the level of College Algebra3
Life & Physical Science Lab
Select 1 SCH compatible with Life & Physical Science course 1
KINE 1101Aerobic Activities1
KINE 1103Rhythmic Movement1
KINE 1104Beginner Swimming1
KINE 1111Weight Training&Conditioning1
KINE 1152Health and Wellness1
KINE 2224Team and Individual Sports2
KINE 2225First Aid2
KINE 2300Physical Fitness3
KINE 2301Foundations of Fitness&Sports3
KINE 2316Motor Development & Learning3
KINE 3300Exercise Physiology3
KINE 3301Coaching3
KINE 3302Health Promotion3
KINE 3305Teaching Phys Ed in Elem Sch3
KINE 3310Tching Phys Ed in Sec Schools3
KINE 4300Biomechanics3
KINE 4301Tests and Measurements3
KINE 4305Adapted Physical Activity3
KINE 4307Sports Management3
Professional Education Core
EDCI 1102Intro to Teaching Profession1
EDCI 2210Foundations of Education2
EDCI 3224Teaching in Diverse Settings2
EDCI 3301Assessment for Instruc Design3
EDCI 3302Teaching Eng Lang Learners3
EDCI 3315Impl Eff Inst Strat Div Lrnrs3
EDCI 4310Engaging Learners3
EDCI 4693Student Teaching6
EDSE 4350Inc Pract Ch&Yth W/Disablts3
Support Area
EDRD 3309Teaching Reading in the School3
or EDRD 3320 Content Reading
Total Semester Credit Hours120

Following is a suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment; responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements; responsible for meeting all course prerequisites; and must meet foreign language and writing intensive course requirements for graduation. See Academic Regulations-Undergraduate online.

Plan of Study Grid
FallSemester Credit Hours
EDCI 1102 Intro to Teaching Profession 1
ENGL 1301 English Composition I 3
KINE 1101 Aerobic Activities 1
KINE 1103 Rhythmic Movement 1
MATH 1314 College Algebra 3
BIOL Elective 3
BIOL Elective Lab 1
UNIV 1101 Learn a Global Context I 1
Creative Arts 3
 Semester Credit Hours17
EDCI 2210 Foundations of Education 2
ENGL 1302 English Composition II 3
KINE 1104 Beginner Swimming 1
KINE 1111 Weight Training&Conditioning 1
KINE 1152 Health and Wellness 1
PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth&Development 3
UNIV 1402 Signature Course 4
Math Elective 3
 Semester Credit Hours18
HIST 1301 The US to 1877 3
PSCI 2305 American National Government 3
KINE 2225 First Aid 2
KINE 2301 Foundations of Fitness&Sports 3
KINE 2316 Motor Development & Learning 3
Life and Physical Science 3
Life and Physical Science Lab 1
 Semester Credit Hours18
HIST 1302 The US Since 1877 3
PSCI 2306 American State Government 3
EDCI 3224 Teaching in Diverse Settings 2
KINE 2224 Team and Individual Sports 2
KINE 2300 Physical Fitness 3
Language, Philosophy and Culture 3
 Semester Credit Hours16
EDCI 3301 Assessment for Instruc Design 3
EDCI 3302 Teaching Eng Lang Learners 3
KINE 3300 Exercise Physiology 3
KINE 3305 Teaching Phys Ed in Elem Sch 3
 Semester Credit Hours12
EDRD - Reading Elective 3
KINE 3301 Coaching 3
KINE 3302 Health Promotion 3
KINE 3310 Tching Phys Ed in Sec Schools 3
KINE 4307 Sports Management 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
EDCI 3315 Impl Eff Inst Strat Div Lrnrs 3
EDCI 4310 Engaging Learners 3
KINE 4300 Biomechanics 3
KINE 4301 Tests and Measurements 3
KINE 4305 Adapted Physical Activity 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
EDCI 4693 Student Teaching 6
EDSE 4350 Inc Pract Ch&Yth W/Disablts 3
 Semester Credit Hours9
 Total Semester Credit Hours120

Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.

Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.