Kinesiology & Physical Education

  • The Physical Education Program has a rich history and tradition.  The Division is dedicated to preparing professionals to plan and lead activities that promote, encourage, and enrich the physical well-being of individuals.

  • Degrees are offered at two levels: Bachelor of Arts in Physical Education Teaching and Movement & Exercise Science.  Minors are available in Coaching. The Master of Arts in Physical Education offers two emphasis areas - Exercise Science and Sport Psychology.

  • The Division supports a number of labs for instruction and research purposes.  Labs include biomechanics, exercise physiology, psychomotor behavior, strength & conditioning, and wellness.

  • The Division has a robust scholarship program.  Each year, two outstanding students also receive national recognition by AAHPERD.

  • Physical Education Majors' Club provides opportunities to get involved by sharing ideas, attending socials and conventions, and having fun.

  • Research Teams offer the opportunity for experiential learning through student driven lines of research.


Movement & Exercise Science, B.A.

Coaching Minor

Physical Education - Teaching, B.A.

Physical Education: Teaching - Pedagogy (MA)