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CSU, Chico

Kinesiology and Exercise Physiology

The mission of the Department of Kinesiology is to communicate and create knowledge about sport, exercise, and physical activity. The department achieves its mission through innovative and engaging instruction, scholarship, and professional service.

A kinesiology major can prepare students for a wide spectrum of careers in health, wellness, fitness, and education. It provides solid footing for prospective personal trainers, athletic therapists, and exercise scientists. It also lays the foundation for advanced study in kinesiology and in the complementary fields of medicine, physiotherapy, and chiropractics.

Program Degrees and Certificates

The Kinesiology and Exercise Physiology Department at Chico State offers the following certificates and degrees:

  • The Bachelor of Arts in Kinesiology
  • The Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology
  • The Minor in Physical Education
  • The Minor in Adapted Physical Activity
  • The Minor in Coaching
  • The Minor in Sport Performance
  • The Certificate in Sport and Human Performance
  • The Master of Arts in Kinesiology
  • The Single Subject Matter Preparation Program in Physical Education
Kinesiology and Exercise Physiology Department

Location & Contact Info
Yolo Hall, Room 243

Course Catalog

Department Website