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Kinesiology

Offerings: Bachelor | Master

Course Description

Kinesiology, the study of human movement, integrates the biological, physical, behavioral and social sciences in the study of physical activity and sport, and their effect on fitness and quality of life of people across the lifespan. The Kinesiology program at California State University San Marcos is a comprehensive program of study offered in support of the Surgeon General’s “Call to Action to Prevent and Decrease Overweight and Obesity,” and the Department of Health and Human Services’ “Healthy People 2020” program.

Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, Options in:
Applied Exercise Science
Health Science
Pre-Physical Therapy

College of Education, Health & Human Services (CEHHS)

Careers

  • Doctor
  • Physical therapist
  • Physician
  • Surgeon

Industry

  • Injuries
  • Physical therapy
  • Sports
  • Sports medicine

Key-Terms

Athlete, Athletic, Diet, Dietician, Healthcare, Medical, Medicine, Nutrition, Nutritionist, Orthoscopic, Orthoscopy, Physical therapy, Rehab, Rehabilitate, Rehabilitation