News and Events
Athletic Training Transition to Masters of Science degree
The Athletic Training program at UW Oshkosh is in the process of transitioning the undergraduate major in Athletic Training (currently a Bachelors of Science (BS) professional degree) to the graduate level. Therefore, a Masters of Science (MS) professional degree has been proposed. It has received approval at all campus levels and will be forwarded for UW System approval this summer (2017).
Athletic Training Student Wins Chancellor's Award
Senior Athletic Training student Daniel Meyer was honored last month with the Chancellor's Award for Excellence. This award acknowledges senior students who possess high academic and leadership qualities and demonstrates commitment to the ideals of excellence and service to others. The criteria for this award include: academic performance, university related service (excluding athletics participation) and community involvement. We are very proud of Dan for his contributions to both the University and our Department. Way to go Dan!
Kinesiology and Athletic Training at UW Oshkosh
Gain a competitive edge in the job market through a major in Kinesiology or Athletic Training.
Major in Athletic Training
Through hands-on learning, students in the UW Oshkosh Athletic Training major are prepared to provide athletic training services to the physically active populations in our ever-changing world.
Major in Kinesiology
Kinesiology students at UW Oshkosh gain the knowledge, skills and abilities to work as professionals in exercise and fitness and/or strength and conditioning.
There are three emphases for the Kinesiology major:
- Exercise and Fitness
- Strength and Conditioning
- Healthcare Science.
The Department of Kinesiology is a member of the American Kinesiology Association