Department of Kinesiology

Department Chair Matt Lee discusses SF State's Kinesiology programs

What's it like to be a student at SF State? Students discuss their experience.


The Department of Kinesiology offers degree programs leading to a B.S. or an M.S. in Kinesiology. Undergraduates concentrate in Exercise and Movement Sciences or Physical Education, while graduate students concentrate in Exercise Physiology, Movement Science, or Physical Activity: Social Scientific Perspectives

Students receive a comprehensive, high-quality education in Kinesiology and are encouraged to be physically active and develop fitness and skill in a variety of activities. Graduates leave the program prepared to pursue further graduate study or to embark on careers in fitness, physical education, coaching, community programming, sports medicine, sport management and the broad field of allied health.