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Sports Biology/Kinesiology
Sports Biology/Kinesiology concentration focuses on the study of the relationship between physical activity and science, particularly exercise physiology, biomechanics and nutrition. In addition to pursuing professional careers or graduate school, graduates of the program are prepared for ACSM exercise specialist certification.
Sports Biology

Bachelor's Degree in Sports Biology / Kinesiology

The Sport Biology/Kinesiology concentration in Biology at HNU focuses on the relationship between physical activity and science, particularly exercise physiology, biomechanics, and nutrition. Sport Biology majors take coursework within the areas of biology and physical education, and student learning and development is enhanced by small class sizes and close interaction with professors.

This program emphasizes the development, interpretation, application and dissemination of knowledge that relates physical activity to human health, and prepares students for the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) exercise specialist certification, professional careers, and/or graduate school.

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