Earn a bachelor of science in kinesiology and focus on the science of physical activity and sport.


Kinesiology is a degree program in the School of Biological and Population Health Sciences in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences at OSU. This degree focuses on the biological, physical, social and behavioral sciences in the study of physical activity and sport, and their effects on the health, fitness and quality of life of people of all ages and abilities.

The degree is designed to prepare students for employment and graduate school in areas related to kinesiology and exercise, including health professions such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, chiropractic, nutrition and dietetics, physician assistant, athletic training, wellness coaching, education, as well as medicine, public health, and research.

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