Application Information


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Undeclared or Change of Major

If you are Undeclared and wish to declare Kinesiology as your major, or if you are declared in another major and wish to Change Majors to Kinesiology, please review the requirements listed here: Undeclared and Change of Major Information.

The Department of Kinesiology only accepts Change of Major Applications twice per academic year:

  • On or before June 10th for Fall Semester
  • On or before January 10th for Spring Semester

Application Process

If you are qualified and would like to apply, you will need to submit the following items to the main Kinesiology Office, SPX 102 (Attn: Department Chair):

  1. A completed Department of Kinesiology Change of Major Application:
  2. Appropriate SJSU Change of Major form (no need for signatures at this point)
  3. A copy of your most recent (unofficial) transcript with your four qualifying classes highlighted (this can be obtained via MySJSU)