Health and Kinesiology

Undergraduate Programs

Sport & Leisure Studies

Click the links below to see additional information about this degree program.

Our degrees are listed below. For our tentative course rotation (PDF), click here.

B.S. in Kinesiology
(Sport & Leisure Studies)

This degree plan is chosen by students wishing to enter careers in youth work such as Boys & Girls Clubs, private sports instruction, civil service, or other professions where health, fitness and exercise knowledge are essential but do not require a teacher certification and the in-depth exercise science or business preparation offered by the other degree plans (e.g., camp counselor, firefighter, private tennis instructor, police officer, lifeguard, border patrol agent, etc.).  This degree plan provides students the flexibility of course selection to meet the preparatory demands of these career fields.

Coordinator: Dr. David Cutton, 361-593-2372

Degree Plan

Sport and Leisure Course Map


Health & Kinesiology Minors

The Department of Health and Kinesiology offers 6 options for minors in the field.  Click here for courses required in each minor.