Welcome to the Department of Kinesiology at Kansas State University! We invite you to discover the opportunities our department has to offer.
Students majoring in Kinesiology typically pursue graduate school, careers in medicine, physical and occupational therapy, public health, or other health related positions. Our department is home to an excellent community of faculty and staff, combining both scholarship and professional experience as instructors, leaders and specialists with a focused commitment to students, teaching, and research.
Distinguished Lecture Series:
Exercise Is Medicine On Campus - Dr. Steven Blair
The great escape: With mock space capsule, researchers partner with NASA to study astronaut fitness
A mock space capsule has landed in Kansas State University's Ice Hall. In this built-to-scale model of the Orion spacecraft, "astronauts" practice emergency escape maneuvers while a university kinesiology team studies their health and fitness levels. Continue reading...