Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology
University of North Dakota

Program Details

Prepare for a career in health and fitness with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology degree. Movement and exercise can successfully combat many lifestyle-related health conditions such as obesity and diabetes. With this Kinesiology degree online, you will be able to help people through education, training, and sustainable lifestyle changes.

The curriculum provides students with a holistic understanding of the physiological, psychological, and social effects of physical activity on human life. Students may choose to focus their coursework on physical education; sports coaching, training, or management; health and fitness instruction; or allied health professions. Internship opportunities provide real-world experiences in which to study human movement.

Graduates can use this degree to:

  • Teach physical education
  • Coach esports or athletics
  • Work in the exercise, sports, and fitness industry

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of North Dakota is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • The teacher education/certification track may not meet every state’s licensure requirements.