48 months
16296 USD/year
16296 USD/year
6792 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Kinesiology from California State University Los Angeles prepares students to be physical activity specialists who pursue careers in fitness, health, and medical settings and community service agencies.


Kinesiology from California State University Los Angeles offers four options.

Exercise and Human Performance which prepares students for careers in fitness and related fields. 

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Exercise which prepares students to design, develop and implement exercise programs that meet the specific needs of: people with acute or chronic physical impairments; and healthy older adults; and athletes and performers.

Subject Matter Preparation for Single Subject Teaching Credential is designed for individuals interested in teaching physical activity that emphasizes inclusion of all students.

Community Leadership of Physical Activity is designed for students interested in delivering physical activity programming within community-based organizations.

Students at Kinesiology from California State University Los Angeles will:

  • integrate academic learning with life through project-based experiences.
  • integrate their knowledge, skills and experience to address complex, enduring, and emerging issues.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Instructional Strategies in Physical Education
  • Youth Development of Physical Activity
  • Community Service Learning and Physical Activity Programs
  • Urban Families and Resilience
  • Youth Agency Administration
  • The Third Sector and Nonprofit Organizations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Your secondary education must be in an academic track, intended for college/university preparation and be deemed similar in preparation to what is required of U.S. high school graduates.
  • Have a minimum 3.00 GPA (on a 4.00 scale) in academic courses of the last 3 years of high school/secondary education.
  • You must graduate from high school/complete your secondary education by the end of the Spring term prior to Fall enrollment

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16296 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16296 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    16296 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16296 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    6792 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6792 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Los Angeles

1520 - 2570 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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