Movement Science Option
The Movement Science option provides interdisciplinary training in academic areas such as biomechanics, exercise physiology, exercise and sport psychology, motor behavior, neuroscience, and sport history and philosophy to understand the use of movement for prevention and diagnosis of chronic disease, rehabilitation and treatment, and/or theoretical study. Students are prepared for a broad range of careers in biomedical and health-related fields as well as graduate study in allied health and medical fields such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, physician's assistant, cardiac rehabilitation, or pre-medicine.
Forms and Documents
Please see the documents below for recommended and required courses in the Movement Science option.
- Movement Science Support Courses
- Recommended Academic Plan
- Movement Science Option Degree Audit
- Movement Science Prequisite path
- Graduation Plan Worksheet (blank)
Each Kinesiology option culminates in a practicum experience, as part of the curriculum. Read more about Kinesiology practicum experiences.