Bachelor of Science with a Major in Kinesiology (Non-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.

Requirements

University Core Curriculum
Select 42 SCH as outlined in the suggested plans and as specified in the "Requirements for Graduation"42
Math Elective
Select 3 SCH from any math course above the level of College Algebra3
Life & Physical Science Lab
BIOL 2102Anatomy & Physiology II-Lab1
Major
KINE 1101Aerobic Activities1
KINE 1104Beginner Swimming1
KINE 1111Weight Training&Conditioning1
KINE 1152Health and Wellness1
KINE 2225First Aid2
KINE 2300Physical Fitness3
KINE 2301Foundations of Fitness&Sports3
KINE 2303Athletic Training3
KINE 3300Exercise Physiology3
KINE 3301Coaching3
KINE 3302Health Promotion3
KINE 3303Personal Training3
KINE 3306Exercise Psychology3
KINE 3307Exercise and Nutrition3
KINE 3308Lifetime Sports & Activities3
KINE 4300Biomechanics3
KINE 4301Tests and Measurements3
KINE 4302Advanced Athletic Training3
KINE 4303Therapeutic Modalities3
KINE 4305Adapted Physical Activity3
KINE 4306Motor Control and Learning3
KINE 4307Sports Management3
KINE 4308Exercise Stress Testing3
KINE 4309Exercise and Aging3
KINE 4399Topics in Kinesiology (taken twice)6
Select 1 SCH KINE elective1
Science Electives
Select 4 SCH4
Total Semester Credit Hours120
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Note: Students in the non-certification kinesiology program who wish to change to the certification program must meet the requirements for admission to the College of Education and may need to repeat coursework to meet admission criteria.

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
Freshman
FallSemester Credit Hours
ENGL 1301 English Composition I 3
BIOL 2301 Anatomy & Physiology I 3
BIOL 2101 Anatomy & Physiology I-Lab 1
KINE 1101 Aerobic Activities 1
MATH 1314 College Algebra 3
UNIV 1101 Learn a Global Context I 1
Creative Arts 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
ENGL 1302 English Composition II 3
KINE 1111 Weight Training&Conditioning 1
PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth&Development 3
UNIV 1402 Signature Course 4
SCI - Science Elective 1 3
SCI - Science Elective Lab 1 1
 Semester Credit Hours15
Sophomore
Fall
HIST 1301 The US to 1877 3
PSCI 2305 American National Government 3
KINE 1104 Beginner Swimming 1
KINE 1152 Health and Wellness 1
KINE 2225 First Aid 2
KINE 2301 Foundations of Fitness&Sports 3
Kinesiology Elective 1
MATH Elective 3
 Semester Credit Hours17
Spring
HIST 1302 The US Since 1877 3
PSCI 2306 American State Government 3
KINE 2300 Physical Fitness 3
BIOL 2302 Anatomy & Physiology II 3
BIOL 2102 Anatomy & Physiology II-Lab 1
Language, Philosophy and Culture 3
 Semester Credit Hours16
Junior
Fall
KINE 2303 Athletic Training 3
KINE 3300 Exercise Physiology 3
KINE 3301 Coaching 3
KINE 3302 Health Promotion 3
KINE 3306 Exercise Psychology 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
KINE 3303 Personal Training 3
KINE 3307 Exercise and Nutrition 3
KINE 3308 Lifetime Sports & Activities 3
KINE 4300 Biomechanics 3
KINE 4302 Advanced Athletic Training 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Senior
Fall
KINE 4301 Tests and Measurements 3
KINE 4303 Therapeutic Modalities 3
KINE 4305 Adapted Physical Activity 3
KINE 4306 Motor Control and Learning 3
KINE 4399 Topics in Kinesiology 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
KINE 4307 Sports Management 3
KINE 4308 Exercise Stress Testing 3
KINE 4309 Exercise and Aging 3
KINE 4399 Topics in Kinesiology 3
 Semester Credit Hours12
 Total Semester Credit Hours120
1

Select 4 SCH from the sciences (CHEM 1370 & CHEM 1170 Survey of Chemistry and lab are recommended).

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

Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.