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Kinesiology

Kinesiology

Kinesiology offers a comprehensive program of study in the science of human movement and is designed for students who want to prepare for professions involving physical activity and for graduate study in related areas. Penn State Harrisburg offers the B.S. In Kinesiology with the Exercise Science Option, which requires a culminating practicum or research experience.

The Kinesiology Physical Activity Program (KPAP) are service courses offered through the Kinesiology Department to assist in fulfilling the GHA component of the General Education requirement for baccalaureate students. The courses offer quality movement experiences and are designed to promote an active and healthful lifestyle across one’s lifespan.