Undergraduate Degrees - Bachelor of Science

Kinesiology (KINE)

This interdisciplinary degree prepares students for entry into commercial fitness, hospital-based fitness, wellness or cardiac rehabilitation. 

This degree offers four tracks:

  • Pre-Physical Therapy (KNPT) - will satisfy entrance requirements for graduate programs in physical therapy.
  • Pre-Occupational Therapy (KNOT) - will satisfy entrance requirements for graduate programs in occupational therapy.
  • Health Promotion (KNHP) - prepares students for positions in the fitness industry in corporate, hospital or private settings.
  • Sports and Recreational Management (KSRM) - prepares students for careers in recreation settings such as camps, YMCA, YWCA, city recreation programs, intramural administration, or athletic administration.

Kinesiology majors are required to complete at least one internship. See internship information

Nutrition (NUTR)

The Bachelor of Science in Nutrition prepares students to serve and lead through exemplary practice in fields of nutrition or dietetics while modeling Christian values. Four concentrations are available within the Nutrition degree: 

  • Didactic Program in Dietetics (NDPD)    
  • Exercise Science (NUEX)
  • Community Nutrition (NUCO)
  • Food Service (NUFS)
Minors Offered:
  • Coaching Minor (EXCO) - May be added to any degree and is designed to prepare more knowledgeable and competent coaches
  • Nutrition (NUTR) - May be added to any degree and is designed to further knowledge in nutrition

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