Division of Kinesiology

School of Kinesiology and Physical Therapy

Overview

Kinesiology is the scientific study of the mechanics of human movement to improve function and performance as it relates to human health and wellness. It encompasses in-depth knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and biomechanics.  

Graduates with a degree in Kinesiology go on to careers in a broad array of fields where optimal health and wellness are the goal. This includes medicine and clinical healthcare, research and academia, sports and fitness, and sports management.  According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment outlook is projected to grow 10% from 2018 to 2028, faster than the average for all occupations.  

National Academy of Kinesiology
UCF’s Division of Kinesiology doctoral program ranked sixth in the nation and number one nationally for peer-reviewed publications.

In the News

Gifts help fund student scholarships, faculty excellence and innovative programming.

Upcoming Events

UP NEXT

LOOKING AHEAD

Let's Get Social

UCF Kinesiology
UCF Kinesiology18 hours ago

Research study opportunity!!
Please see attached flyer for more information.

UCF Kinesiology
UCF Kinesiology3 days ago
UCF Kinesiology
UCF Kinesiology1 week ago

Need to withdraw from a Summer C class? You have until TODAY by 11:59PM.

UCF Kinesiology
UCF Kinesiology2 weeks ago

⚠️Last day to add classes for Summer B is today by 11:59PM

UCF Kinesiology
UCF Kinesiology2 weeks ago

⚠️Drop/Swap Deadline for Summer B is today by 11:59PM

UCF Kinesiology
UCF Kinesiology2 weeks ago

Interested in Physical Therapy? Register for the Summer 2020 open house.

Load More

Contact Us

Division of Kinesiology
College of Health Professions and Sciences
University of Central Florida
Education Complex, Suite: 320
4000 Central Florida Blvd
Orlando, FL 32816

Email: Kinesiology@ucf.edu
Phone: 407-823-0623

Subscribe to our newsletter

Be the first to hear about new things happening in the college!

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.