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Department of Kinesiology

Kinesiology refers to "the study of human movement." The B.S. in Kinesiology at Cal State San Marcos prepares students for a wide variety of careers in the areas of rehabilitation, wellness, fitness, public health, and education.  The M.S. in Kinesiology provides education and training for careers requiring an advanced degree, as well as preparation for doctoral study.  The department of Kinesiology is a member of the American Kinesiology Association.

Kinesiology is an IMPACTED undergraduate program. Supplemental admission criteria are required for entry into the program. Visit "Impaction Status" for more information.

The Fall 2019 application window for the Graduate Program is now open.  If you are interested in applying for Fall 2019, you can find more information at How to apply, and you can join our interest list.  

Please consider attending the Distinguished Public Health Speaker Series:
April 8: The Perfect Predator: A Scientist's Race to Save her Husband from a Deadly Superbug
April 17: Addressing Health Disparities in Asian and Native Hawaiin, Pacific Islander Communities

Find out more about our new Accelerated B.S. Program. If you are not admitted into the impacted program, or just want to finish your degree sooner, please consider this option!

Summer Internship at Hurley: CSUSM Kinesiology in the News

Summer Internship at Hurley

CSUSM Kinesiology in the News

Fall Prevention in the Elderly: CSUSM Kinesiology in the News

Fall Prevention in the Elderly

CSUSM Kinesiology in the News