Undergraduate Degree Programs

The Department of Kinesiology (formerly Exercise and Sport Science) offers four undergraduate degree programs. Curriculum information (including degree requirements) on the B.S. in Exercise Physiology, B.S. in Health Fitness Specialist, B.S. in Physical Education, and B.S. in Sports Studies can be found in the undergraduate catalog.

General information about the degree programs can be accessed by clicking on the link below that corresponds with the degree program that you are interested in.

B.S. in Exercise Physiology

B.S. in Health Fitness Specialist

B.S. in Physical Education

B.S. in Sports Studies

Majors Fitness Test

In order to declare for either the Health Fitness Specialist or Physical Education degree program, students are required to pass the Majors Fitness Test. Information related to the Major Fitness Test is provided below.

What is the Majors Fitness Test?

Sign up for Majors Fitness Test

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The Department of Kinesiology is a member of the American Kinesiology Association.


National Academy of Kinesiology Top Ten

The Ph.D. program in Bioenergetics and Exercise Science has been ranked as a Top 10 program in the country by an independent company (Academic Analytics) and by the National Academy of Kinesiology that benchmark academic and research excellence.