Great Careers

Kinesiology majors learn how to prevent or recover from injuries and improve the body's performance. Skills like decision making, training, nutrition and clinical proficiency are all used in a wide variety of jobs. Careers may include (but are not limited to):

Administrative Positions:

  • Activities Director
  • Athletic Contractor
  • Sports Advertising
  • Community Planner
  • Fitness Program Coordinator
  • Park Manager
  • Public Health Education
  • Recreation Director
  • Sports Administrator
  • Sports Camp Director
  • Sports Camp Coach


Careers in Medicine:

  • Physical Therapist
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Orthopedics
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Health Advocate
  • Nutritionist
  • Personal Trainer
  • Sports Massage Therapist
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Chiropractic Medicine


Trainers:

  • Athletic Trainer
  • Strength Trainer
  • Exercise Trainer
  • Trainer's Assistant
  • Personal Trainer
  • Weight Training