- Pathway: Human & Public Service
- Campus: Multiple Campuses
Kinesiology is the study of human movement in the context of physical fitness, sports, health, and wellness.
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Why choose Kinesiology?
- Build the foundation for future education & career opportunities in health science careers
- Interact with diverse groups to help them maintain an active & healthy learning environment
- Work outdoors or indoors while being physically active
Prepare for what you will do at work
- Design & maintain athletic & fitness programs
- Lead individual & group activity classes
- Consult with clients about developing health & wellness lifestyles
- Coach & manage club & city sports
- Supervise open sports & recreation leagues
Marketable skills you will learn
- Critical thinking
- Personal & social responsibility
- Computer literacy
Before you enroll, think about:
- You will need strong communication skills to be able to guide & advise diverse populations.
- You should be a self-starter who is organized & service oriented.
- Depending on your field of study, additional education or certifications may be required.
- You will be prepared to transfer to a university where you can earn a bachelor’s degree
in specializations that open up a wide range of career options, such as:
- Exercise Science
- Athletic Training
- Health & Allied Health (Pre-PT, Occupational Health, etc.)
Need a boost to get ready for college?
Talk to your advisor about Developmental Studies if your TSI scores say you need some help in math or reading and writing.
Degrees & Certificates
|NE Northeast Campus||SE Southeast Campus|
|NW Northwest Campus||TR Trinity River Campus|
|SO South Campus||CN TCC Connect Campus|
- Associate of Arts in Kinesiology (NE, NW, SO, SE & TR)
How Much Time & Money to Finish?
2022–2023 Academic Year
|Degree or Certificate||Program Title||Hours||Total Tuition & Fees|
|AA||Associate of Arts in Kinesiology||60||$3,840|
- Tuition is based on in-state, in-county rates.
- Totals do not include textbooks and other materials.
Time commitments and fees vary depending on the course.
Earn More Choices & More Money
Transfer to a college or university to continue your studies. Earning a bachelor’s degree opens the door to promotion opportunities.
Start on Your Pathway!
Joshua Tarbay, Ed.D.
Trinity River Campus
Taylor M. Hughlett, Ph.D.
TCC Connect Campus
Updated July 18, 2022