Placeholder image for Kinesiology

Kinesiology, B.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Oakland, CA, United States
The Kinesiology degree at HNU focuses on the relationship between the human body’s physical activity and the sciences of exercise physiology, biomechanics, and nutrition. Kinesiology majors take coursework within the areas of biology and physical education. 
Access all 180000+ programmes, for free with a Studyportals account.
account benefits visualised

Overview

This program emphasizes the development, interpretation, application, and dissemination of knowledge that relates physical activity to human health.

The programme

The BA degree is excellent for students interested in coaching, athletic training programs, and personal training. Here are just a few of the career paths available to graduates.

The BS degree is preparation for careers that require graduate school, such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, chiropractic and medical school, and some athletic training programs.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Kinesiology and Biomechanics
  • Advanced Human Physiology
  • Exercise Physiology Laboratory
  • Kinesiology Seminar

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    57

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    490

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Submit the completed application form and personal essay online.
  • Request an official transcript from your high school showing at least six semesters.
  • Take the SAT I or ACT test and be sure to include Holy Names University as a recipient of the scores
  • Ask a teacher or counselor who knows you personally and academically to complete the Undergraduate Academic Recommendation Form or write a letter and return it directly to the Office of Undergraduate Admission. 1 recommendation minimum, 3 maximum.
  • All applicants are strongly encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    40368 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 40368 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    40368 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 40368 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Oakland

  • 1690 - 3100 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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.

Wishlist

You’ve wishlisted multiple studies. Did you know you can compare them side-by-side in our Compare-tool?

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!