Kinesiology and Recreation at Illinois State University offers a wide range of academic programs.
Work closely with physicians and patients to help prevent and treat athletic injuries.
Get experience in exercise physiology, biomechanics, and the psychology of physical activity through our nationally recognized program. Graduates may seek certification by organizations such as the American College of Sports Medicine.
This nationally accredited program has a long history of preparing outstanding educators for K-12 schools.
This nationally accredited program prepares graduates to design and facilitate recreation and leisure experiences for people with diverse backgrounds and interests.
A nationally accredited program, Therapeutic Recreation utilizes a recreation and leisure as a means to increase health, well-being, and quality of life for people with disabilities, injuries, illnesses, or other conditions.
Deliver quality leisure and recreation experiences to citizens of all ages and skill levels in diverse community settings!
This minor is not currently accepting applications.
This interdisciplinary sequence enables those who are passionate about social change to continue their commitment to service. Learn to work in recreation settings for philantrhopic organizations, development, and the private sector.
Get advanced knowledge in athletic training. This program focuses on the application of various manual therapy techniques and biomechanical principles related to the prevention, evaluation, and treatment of musculoskeletal pathologies.
Develop the ability to apply the principles of biomechanics by serving as a movement analyst in competitive and recreational sport situations, as well as in the workplace.
Apply science to the way people acquire, use, and improve their motor skills; and use physical activity as an educative tool in health, fitness and sport settings.
Enhance your knowledge and skills in teaching physical education K-12 through this 100% online program.
Discover how psychological characteristics influence sport and physical activity participation.
Apply advanced knowledge in recreation management for mid to upper-level administrative positions in recreation, parks, and tourism.
Make the jump from sports fan to sport management through an innovative curriculumn, small class sizes, and numerous opportunities for experience and networking. Our program provides aspiring sport executives numerous advantages.