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September 17, 2018
Kinesiology professor, Cathy McKay, has been recognized as a College/University Health Teacher of the Year by the Virginia Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (VAHPERD).
September 6, 2018
Learn more about how Kendall's practicum revealed a love for working with geriatric populations and influenced her career.
August 22, 2018
Your gift to the Madison Vision Fund reinforces JMU’s campuswide commitment to preparing citizens who lead lives of purpose.
June 21, 2018
Recent graduates published in the spring 2018 VAHPERD journal.
June 4, 2018
David was named the 2018 Washington D.C State Health Educator of the Year by DC Shape!
Welcome from Kinesiology
Faculty and students in our department examine human movement from a physiological, biomechanical, developmental and psychosocial perspective. Undergraduates receive a B.S. in Kinesiology, with coursework focusing on either Exercise Science (ES) or Physical & Health Education Teacher Education (PHETE). More >