• Kinesiology, BS requires 120 credit hours.
  • 12 credit hours of 300 level and above must be taken in the major.
  • 12 of the last 18 credit hours must be taken at UAH, with an overall 25% of coursework taken at UAH.
  • No more than 60 credit hours from a two-year school can be applied toward a UAH degree. 
  • For graduation application instructions, see here.
Freshman Composition6
FRESHMAN COMPOSITION
FRESHMAN COMPOSITION
Humanities and Fine Arts12
Fine Arts: Choose one3
ARH SURV:ANCIENT-MEDIEVAL
ARH SURV:RENAISSANCE-MODERN
ARH SUR:NON-WESTERN TRADITIONS
DRAWING: FOUNDATIONS
THEATRE APPRECIATION
INTRO TO MUSIC LITERATURE
Literature: Choose one or two 13-6
READINGS LITERATURE/CULTURE I
READINGS LITERATURE/CULTURE 2
Humanities:3
Intro to Rhetorical Communication 1
2nd Humanities/Fine Arts/Literature3
INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY
INTRO TO ETHICS
TECH, SCIENCE & HUMAN VALUES
INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC
INTRO WOMEN'S & GENDER STUDIES
Any WLC course 100 or 200 level
Mathematics and Natural Sciences11-12
Mathematics: Choose one3
FINITE MATHEMATICS
PRECALCULUS ALGEBRA
PRECALCULUS TRIGONOMETRY
Natural Sciences: 8
PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY
INTRO TO CHEMISTRY
and INTRO CHEMISTRY LAB
History or Social and Behavioral Sciences12
History: Choose one or two 13-6
WORLD HISTORY TO 1500
WORLD HISTORY SINCE 1500
UNITED STATES TO 1877
UNITED STATES SINCE 1877
Social and Behavioral Sciences6
GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY I
LIFE-SPAN DEVELOPMENT
History or Social and Behavioral Science: Choose one3
PRINC OF MACROECONOMICS
PRINC OF MICROECONOMICS
GLOBAL SYSTEMS AND CULTURES
WORLD REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY
PRINCIPLES OF HUMAN GEOGRAPHY
INTRO TO AMERICAN GOVERNMENT
INTRO TO COMPARATIVE POLITICS
INTRODUCTION TO INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
INTRO TO SOCIOLOGY
ANALYSIS OF SOCIAL PROBLEMS
INTRO CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY
SOCIOLOGICAL PERSP TECH & SCI
Pre-professional Courses23
FOUNDATIONS OF HUMAN COMMUNICA
GENERAL PHYSICS I
HUMAN ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY I
and HA&P I LABORATORY
HUMAN ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY II
and HA&P II LABORATORY
KINESIOLOGY & BIOMECHANICS
PSYCHOLOGICAL STATISTICS
and PSYCHOLOGICAL STATISTICS LAB
Kinesiology37
HEALTH & WELLNESS CONCEPTS
FOUNDATIONS OF KINESIOLOGY
NUTRITION FOR FITNESS & SPORT
INTRO TO EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY
EXERCISE TESTING & PRESCRIPTIO
ADAPTED FITNESS
WELLNESS COACHING
MGT SPORT & PHYSICAL EDUCATION
EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY INTERNSHIP
RESEARCH EXERCISE SCIENCE I
RESEARCH EXERCISE SCIENCE II
MOTOR LEARNING
MEASUREMNT & EVAL IN PHYS ACTV
Kinesiology Electives: Choose 15 credit hours15
BEGINNING ATHLETIC TRAINING
ADV STRENGTH TRNG & CONDITION
SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY HEALTH
TESTING & PRESCIP SPECL POPULA
TEACHING TEAM SPORTS
TEACHING FITNESS & WELLNESS
PRINCIPLES OF COACHING
SP TOPICS EXERCISE SCIENCE I
SP TOPICS EXERCISE SCIENCE II
PSYCHOLOGICAL ASPECTS SPORT
Health and Physical Education Electives: Choose four credit hours4
SPEED & PLYOMETRIC TRAINING
WEIGHT TRAINING
SWIMMING
RACQUETBALL
TENNIS
BASKETBALL
VOLLEYBALL
Total Semester Hours120