The Kinesiology department prepares students for many career options, by equipping students with the academic knowledge and practical experience necessary to work in a variety of recreational and fitness settings. Students interested in working in a "movement" environment, such as athletics, physical education, athletic training, fitness and personal training, would enjoy the Kinesiology major.
Median Wages: $46,410 annually
Projected Growth Rate: faster than average (9% to 13%)
Median Wages: $85,400 annually
Projected Growth Rate: above average (14% or higher)
An Associate of Science degree in kinesiology is offered and designed to transfer to four-year schools for further work in this area.