Kinesiology General Education


Students are required to complete 51-52 hours of credit in General Education, including a 3-credit Kinesiology component.

The 3-credit requirement in KIN is completed as follows: 

1) Students complete one of the following four KIN courses (1 credit) 

220 First Aid
221 Survey of Wellness
222 College Health Topics
223 Self-Defense for Women I

2) Students complete two activity courses from the list below (2 credits)

Please note that a maximum of four KIN activity courses can be counted toward degree requirements. 

KIN Activity Courses: 

101 Weight Training
103 Volleyball
105 Beginning Swimming
107 Bowling (fee)
108 Mountain Biking
109 Badminton
110 Rock Climbing (fee)
111 Tennis
113 Racquetball (fee)
114 Challenge Ropes Course for Freshmen (fee)
115 Challenge Ropes Course for Sophomores (fee) 
116 Scuba (fee)
117 Challenge Ropes Course for Juniors (fee)
118 Challenge Ropes Course for Seniors (fee)
119 Scuba II (Fee)
120 Soccer
124 Golf (fee)
125 Intermediate Swimming
126 Introduction to Lifeguarding
127 Introduction to Canoeing (fee)
128 Introduction to White Water Rafting (fee)
129 Introduction to Kayaking (fee)
131 Introduction to Half Marathon Running
132 Basketball
134 Challenge Ropes Course for On-campus Groups (fee)
136 Lifeguarding (PR 126)
146 Lacrosse
151 Introduction to Cave Leadership
155 Martial Arts
160 Yoga
161 Yoga II (PR 160)
165 Basic Challenge-Course Instructor (fee and PR 114, 115, 117 or 118)
166 Advanced Challenge-Course Instructor (fee and PR 165)
170 Wilderness First Aid (fee)
171 Introduction to Backpacking (fee)
172 Introduction to Orienteering
175 Fitness Walk/Jog
176 Disc Golf
177 Softball for Women
180 Introduction to Snow Skiing (fee)
190 Physical Activity Topics
221 Survey of Wellness*
224 Self-Defense for Women II (CR 223)

PR = Prerequisite
CR = Corequisite

*KIN 221 may count as an activity or classroom course, but not both*