Program Information

School: University of Alberta
Faculty: Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Description: Kinesiology is the study of human movement as it relates to exercise science and athletic performance. The Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology program is a science-focused degree that specializes in the promotion of health, the prevention and management of chronic disease, and the enhancement of human performance. We also offer a Bachelor of Kinesiology (BKin) degree, which takes a broader and more interdisciplinary approach.

The Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation gives you access to all the state-of-the-art learning, research, and athletic facilities at the University of Alberta, while offering small class sizes and specialized, interactive programs. With every degree program, you’ll also have the opportunity to gain work experience by completing a practicum in your final year.

URL: Kinesiology at University of Alberta
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This estimate is based on one year of full-time study, and represents only the tuition cost.

Careers: Kinesiologists

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 82
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  • Grade12 English
  • Grade12 Health and Physical Education or Grade12 Mathematics or Grade12 Science
  • Grade12 Chemistry
  • Grade12 Physics
  • Grade12 Advanced Functions