Kinesiology Minor

In addition to the other academic programs, the Department of Kinesiology offers a minor. Undergraduate students may pursue a minor in kinesiology.

Requirements for Admission to the Minor

A minor can be declared after you attain third-semester classification or after you have been accepted into a major.

Have a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.00.

Minors can be declared using LionPath, Update Academics.

Minor Requirements

A minimum grade of "C" is mandatory for each course for completion of the minor.

18-19 KINES credits.

Required Courses —select two courses (6-7 credits) from:

  • KINES 100: The Cultural and Behavioral Foundations of Kinesiology (3) or KINES 141: Physical Activity: Historical and Cultural (3),
  • KINES 101 Biophysical Basis of Kinesiology (3) or KINES 180 Introduction to Kinesiology (3),
  • KINES 202: Functional Human Anatomy (4).

Supporting Courses and Related Areas (12 credits):

  • Select 6 credits of 100-level or higher KINES courses (KINES 296 independent study credits will not satisfy Kines Minor requirements.)
  • Select 6 credits of 400-level KINES courses. (The following EMT courses will not count towards the 400-level KINES course requirement: KINES 303, 304, 403, 404, 498A, 498B, 498C, 498D, 498E, and 498F. In addition, KINES 496 independent study credits will no longer count towards Kines Minor requirements.)

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