Kinesiology and Sport Sciences

Students working in the sports science lab

UNK’s Kinesiology and Sport Sciences Department offers some of the most popular and dynamic programs in the region. Our focus is on preparing students for a variety of fields that involve pedagogy in health and exercise, recreation and sport sciences - with graduate opportunities in the health and medical professions.

With our state of the art Wellness Center, Physical Activity and Wellness Lab along with our newly renovated Athletic Training Education Lab, students study human movement from the physiological, mechanical and psychological aspects getting a holistic view of a healthy mind and body.

Our graduates are prepared for careers in the growing fields of sport management, athletic training, PE and coaching, managing parks and recreation facilities as well as fitness and wellness.

Find out more about our nationally acclaimed and ranked programs.

Contact us:

Kinesiology and Sport Sciences
Cushing 129
308-865-8331
kss@unk.edu