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The Major(s), with Emphases and/or Options

1. Kinesiology Major

A.  Exercise and Fitness Emphasis

  • Required Units (crs.): 64 minimum

  • Required Courses:

    • Kinesiology: Kinesiology 121, 122, 170, 171, 173, 201, 280, 331, 349, 350, 351, 352, 361, 370, 407, 443, 447, 480

    • Biology and Microbiology: Biology 105, 211

B. Healthcare-Science Emphasis

Recommended for students seeking a rigorous course of study in mathematics and physical science related to Healthcare, particularly if graduate education is desired. The Honors version of any course may be substituted.

  • Required Units (crs.): 78 minimum

  • Required Courses:

    • Kinesiology: Kinesiology 121 and 122-or Biology 112; Kinesiology 280, 331, 349, 350, 351, 361, 368

    • Mathematics: Mathematics 171 (or higher) or (204 and 206)

    • Psychology 203 or Mathematics 201 or 301

    • Chemistry: Chemistry 105, 106, 234, 235, (303 or 305), 334, 335

    • Biology and Microbiology: Biology 105, 211, 212, 323

  • 15 Elective credits from the following list:

    • Kinesiology 170, 171, 173, 201, 352, 363, 370, 371, 401, 405, 407,  443, 446, 447, 468, 474;

    • Interdisciplinary 367, 399;

    • Physics 107, 108;

    • Biology 230, 233, 303, 306, 308, 309, 312, 313, 315, 316, 319, 340, 341, 343, 354;

    • Chemistry 311;

    • Psychology 220, 291, 303, 338, 341, 355, 367, 380, 383, 390, 391, 455;

    •  Physical Education 373, 374.

C. Strength and Conditioning Emphasis

  • Required Units (crs.):

    •  65 minimum
  • Required Courses:

    • Kinesiology: Kinesiology 121, 122, 170, 171, 173, 201, 280, 331, 349, 350, 351, 361, 370, 371, 401, 443, 447, 461, 480

    • Biology and Microbiology:

      Biology 105, 211, 212 

       

2. Athletic Training Major

  • Required Units (crs.): 71 minimum

  • Required Courses:

    • Biology and Microbiology: Biology 105, 211, 212

    • Kinesiology: Kinesiology 121, 122, 171, 173, 189, 201, 241, 242, 245, 246, 248, 269, 280, 287, 289, 331, 337, 343, 344, 347, 350, 351, 363, 368, 370, 387, 389, 401, 437, 468, 485, 487, 489

  • Elective Courses:

    • Kinesiology: Kinesiology 395, 495

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