The Kinesiology department provides a dynamic activity program with a wide variety of courses for students to select from to meet the SJSU Physical Education graduation requirement.
The Department of Kinesiology offers numerous courses and sections in the lower division and upper division general education programs for all students at SJSU. See below for more information on our general education course offerings.
The department's General Education classes meet university requirements in these areas:
C: Arts & Letters
E: Human understanding & Development
R: Earth & Environment
S: Self, Society & Equality in the U.S.
V: Culture, Civilization & Global Understanding
Graduate Master of Arts Program
We offer an M.A. degree which consists of approximately 30-39 units, depending on the specific concentration.
Undergraduate Bachelor of Science Programs
There are three degree programs for students to choose from at the undergraduate level. A baccalaureate degree in Athletic Training; a baccalaureate degree in Kinesiology; and a baccalaureate degree in Kinesiology, preparation for Teacher Education.
Exercise & Fitness Specialist (Exercise Physiology)
Exercise Physiology Laboratory
Clinical Exercise Physiology Laboratory/Human Neural Control Laboratory
Sports & Fitness Evaluation Program (SAFE)
Inclusive Physical Activity in Communities (IPAC) (PreOT)
Rehabilitation Sciences (PrePT)
Sport Management & Culture
Transfer Curriculum Studies
Single Subject Teaching
Adapted Physical Education
Note: For students interested in information pertaining to a career in physical therapy, check this page: www.sjsu.edu/kinesiology/kin_pt/