The Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology prepares students to become professionals in various specializations, such as teaching physical education in a public school system (with an EC-12 all-level Texas teaching certification), exercise sports science, pre-allied health or sports management. Students will be prepared to earn a Texas teaching certification in EC-12 all-level physical education.
UHV is recognized by the National Strength and Conditioning Association for its kinesiology programs. * National Strength and Conditioning Association and the ERP logo are registered trademarks for the National Strength and Conditioning Association in the United States and/or other countries.
A Kinesiology degree can launch many career opportunities, some of which require further training:
- Occupational Therapy
- Personal Fitness Trainer
- Physical Education Teacher
- Physical Therapy
- Sports Coaching
- Sports Management
- Sports Marketing
- Strength and Conditioning
The 120- to 124-hour B.S. in Kinesiology degree program is designed to be completed in four years. Students can select one of the following concentrations as their concentration: