Kinesiology (KINS)

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UofA Kinesiology

What is Kinesiology?

According to the University of Arkansas' Department of Kinesiology, "The undergraduate program in Kinesiology (B.S.E.) is designed to prepare candidates for a variety of career options in the vast field of Movement Science. Career opportunities may include teaching Physical Education, coaching, analyzing and prescribing fitness programs, Athletic Training or preparation for professional programs in Allied Health. Graduates of this program should be well prepared to enter graduate programs of study in such areas as Pedagogy or Adapted Physical Education, Exercise Physiology, Biomechanics, Athletic Training, Sport Management, Medical School, Physical Therapy School and other Allied Health professional schools."

Related Careers

Activities Director, ResortAdventure Tour LeaderAgent
Aquatics Program CoordinatorAthletic TrainerChiropractor
Clinical Exercise SpecialistCollege CoachCommunity Health Worker
Corporate Wellness ConsultantDietitian and NutritionistDirector of Ticket Sales
Exercise PhysiologistFitness and Wellness CoordinatorFitness Club Administrator
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics InstructorFitness Technology ConsultantFund Raiser, Pro Sports
Geriatric Recreational Activities CoordinatorHealth EducatorHealth Club Manager
Intermural Sports DirectorMassage TherapistOccupational Therapist
Outdoor Recreation DirectorPark AdministratorPark District Program Coordinator
Personal TrainerPhysical Education TeacherPhysical Therapist
Pilates InstructorProfessional Assistant CoachProfessional Head Coach
Public School CoachRecreation and Fitness Students Teacher, PostsecondaryRecreational Therapist
Rehabilitative CounselorSportswriterSports Counselor
Sports Massage TherapistSports Medicine PhysicianSports Officiator
Sports PhotographerSports Program SupervisorStadium Manager
Strength and Conditioning CoachSummer Camp AdministratorTravel Organizer, Pro Team
Therapy Pool ManagerWeight Training InstructorYoga Instructor

Related Skills

Oral Communication SkillsWritten Communication Skills
Collecting and Analyzing DataOrganizational Skills
Physical StaminaLeadership Skills
Problem-solving SkillsInterpersonal Skills
PatienceAttention to Detail

Job & Internship Search Links

Jobs in Collegiate Recreation & Beyond

Coaching Career Opportunities

Exercise Jobs

Major League Athletic Trainers

NCAA Job Opportunities

Sports and Live Event Jobs

Sports Jobs and Internships

Sample Resumes

Kinesiology/Athlete Resume

Professional Association Links

National Athletic Trainers' Association

American Physical Therapy Association

American Medical Society for Sports Medicine

American Society of Exercise Physiologists

Association for Applied Sport Psychology

Board of Certification for Athletic Trainers