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Health Science

Bachelor of Science (BS) in Kinesiology

Why Kinesiology Health Science At USK?

Kinesiology Health Science at the University of Saint Katherine is a great choice for students who seek to promote positive health and behavioral changes that impact the overall wellness of individuals and their communities. This concentration prepares students for professions such as health and fitness education and promotion, wellness coaching, health research, and public and community health promotion. All students complete an internship arranged by USK, offering real-world exposure to both the technical and business aspects of the field. Students may choose to go on to graduate work in kinesiology at Point Loma Nazarene University through an institutional agreement with USK, or schools of public health, nursing, or another health-related field.

Jorge transferred to USK from community college and impressed us with his superb work ethic. He earned his BS in Kinesiology with concentrations in both Health Science and Exercise Science. His degree allowed him to pursue his passion of working in sports performance, strength and conditioning, and biomechanics involving sports performance. 

— Jorge Leos | Class of 2020 | Head Varsity Volleyball Coach at Pacific Ridge School and Wave Beach Club.