Program Requirements

Course requirements (36 hrs)

Required core courses (18 hrs)
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
KIN 700 Research Methods in Kinesiology 3 hrs
KIN 645 Perceptual and Motor Development 3 hrs
KIN 705 Applied Statistics in Kinesiology 3 hrs
KIN 785 Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity 3 hrs
  Research Requirement  
KIN 791 Graduate Internship 3 hrs
  Choose one of the following research options:  
KIN 795
AND
3 hour KIN elective

Research Project
AND
​​​​​​​3 hour KIN Elective

6 hrs
  OR  
KIN 799 Thesis 6 hrs
Sport and human performance track (18 hrs)
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
KIN 755 Fitness as Preventative Medicine 3 hrs
KIN 760 Applied Biomechanics of Human Movement 3 hrs
KIN 762 Applied Exercise Physiology 3 hrs
  Choose 9 hours of electives from the following:  
KIN 650 Organization and Administration for Kinesiology Professionals 3 hrs
KIN 667 Physical and Leisure Activities for the Aging Adult 3 hrs
KIN 668 Adapted Physical Education 4 hrs
KIN 669 Health Appraisal and Exercise Testing Techniques 4 hrs
KIN 733 Current Problems in Sports Administration 3 hrs
KIN 735 Administration of School P.E. and Athletic Programs 3 hrs
KIN 737 Curriculum Designs for Physical Education 3 hrs
KIN 759 Contemporary Health Problems 3 hrs
KIN 780 Legal Aspects in Sports, P.E., and Wellness Programs 3 hrs
KIN 781 Contemporary Issues in Physical Education 3 hrs
KIN 791 Graduate Internship 3 hrs
KIN 797 Graduate Seminar 3 hrs
HLH 682 Motivational Interviewing for Health Professionals 3 hrs
REC 615 Risk Management for Recreation, Sport and Park Agencies 3 hrs
REC 623 Administration of Recreation, Sport and Park Agencies 3 hrs
Sport pedagogy track (18 hrs)
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
KIN 735 Administration of School P.E. and Athletic Programs 3 hrs
KIN 780 Legal Aspects in Sports, P.E., and Wellness Programs 3 hrs
KIN 781 Contemporary Issues in Physical Education 3 hrs
  Choose 9 hours of electives from the following:  
KIN 650 Organization and Administration for Kinesiology Professionals 3 hrs
KIN 667 Physical and Leisure Activities for the Aging Adult 3 hrs
KIN 668 Adapted Physical Education 4 hrs
KIN 669 Health Appraisal and Exercise Testing Techniques 4 hrs
KIN 733 Current Problems in Sports Administration 3 hrs
KIN 737 Curriculum Designs for Physical Education 3 hrs
KIN 739 Principles of Sports Management 3 hrs
KIN 755 Fitness as Preventative Medicine 3 hrs
KIN 759 Contemporary Health Problems 3 hrs
KIN 760 Applied Biomechanics of Human Movement 3 hrs
KIN 762 Applied Exercise Physiology 3 hrs
KIN 791 Graduate Internship 3 hrs
KIN 797 Graduate Seminar 3 hrs
HLH 682 Motivational Interviewing for Health Professionals 3 hrs
REC 615 Risk Management for Recreation, Sport and Park Agencies 3 hrs
REC 623 Administration of Recreation, Sport and Park Agencies 3 hrs
REC 651 Outdoor Leadership 3 hrs