Become a leader in the fast-growing movement to promote health and fitness.
Health and fitness are critical concerns as rates of obesity, diabetes and other preventable medical problems continue to rise. With an accelerated degree in kinesiology, you’ll be prepared to lead in growing specialties such as physical education, coaching, fitness, wellness, exercise physiology and sports training and performance.
- Program type:
- Combined (Major and Master's)
- On Campus or Online
- Est. time to complete:
- 4-5 years
- Credit hours:
Why earn an accelerated degree in kinesiology?
Kinesiology at UND
Kinesiology is an excellent choice for students interested in health, fitness and physical activity. Our on-campus facilities, such as our specialized exercise physiology and biomechanics laboratories, are a great way to develop practical skills and experience the hands-on nature of this growing industry.
You will learn from world-class researchers (all of our faculty have PhDs), including some of the nation's leading scientists and high performance coaches. Our faculty offers a practical approach to learning, which means you will work on real-world projects and gain direct practical experience.
Work alongside renowned experts in kinesiology, you'll have the opportunity to make a difference in finding solutions to the world's health and wellness challenges.
You'll develop the ability to independently design and execute original research to produce new knowledge.
UND's kinesiology program is a Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) accredited teacher education program.