UW-Madison Department of Kinesiology - Undergraduate Programs

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CONTACTING US

Main Office

Kinesiology
School of Education
UW-Madison
Unit II Gym
2000 Observatory Dr.
MadisonWI  53706-1121

Tel: 608/262-0259
Fax: 608/262-1656

Email: kines@education.wisc.edu
or by contact form
 

Mission Statement

To establish a tradition of excellence in developing independent and critical thinkers through effective instruction and active learning experiences in the theoretical and applied aspects of research in kinesiology. The ultimate goal is to prepare future leaders who meet the needs of society in health, physical activity, exercise and movement.

Degree Options

Students can select from one of three options leading to the Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology:

Students with degrees in Kinesiology often pursue graduate study in Kinesiology, pursue further professional  training in the applied health scieneces, or explore graduate studies in a wide variety of fields in biological science, sociological science, engineering and education.

The Department of Kinesiology also offers courses that focus on activity and welllness as well as programming in Adapted Fitness and Personal Training

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