School of Kinesiology and Physical Therapy

UCF College of Health Professions and Sciences

Welcome

The School of Kinesiology and Physical Therapy at UCF includes the Athletic Training Program, Division of Kinesiology and Division of Physical Therapy. Academic programs in the school lead to a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology with an Exercise and Sport Physiology Track or a Sport and Athletic Coaching Track, a Master of Science in Kinesiology, a Master of Athletic Training, an Anatomical Sciences Graduate Certificate, a Doctor of Physical Therapy, and a doctoral-level Applied Exercise Physiology Track. 

We’re home to specialized teaching labs and equipment; the Institute of Exercise Physiology and Rehabilitation Science, which has dedicated facilities for research on exercise performance, human physiology and mobility; and community initiatives such as Knights on the Go Café and UCF Go Baby Go!

Our faculty members are recognized for excellence in teaching, scholarship and service in their respective disciplines both at UCF and in the global community. Our students learn to be evidence-based researchers, advocates of best practices, and/or contemporary providers in healthcare settings.

In the News

Physical Therapy Students Expand Reach in the Community
Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy Students Expand Reach in the Community

Students in UCF’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program are leading the charge on volunteer efforts in Central Florida. Ever since the doctoral program launched in 2010, organizations such as Disney...
Preceptor of the Month: Samuel Wichael
Athletic Training

Preceptor of the Month: Samuel Wichael

We congratulate Samuel Wichael, assistant athletic trainer for UCF Athletics, on earning the Preceptor of the Month award for April 2019. Praise for Wichael According to his students, Wichael is...
Graduate Students Win UCF and College Awards for Outstanding Research, Teaching
Collegewide

Graduate Students Win UCF and College Awards for Outstanding Research, Teaching

Michael La Monica ’18Ph.D. is the recipient of UCF’s 2018-19 award for Outstanding Dissertation in the Social Science, Humanities, Education, Business, Art and Health category. He completed his doctorate in...

For additional news, please see the Athletic TrainingKinesiology or Physical Therapy archives.

Upcoming Events

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Communication Sciences and Disorders Undergraduate Walk-in Advising.  No appointment required.  Bring current degree audit that was PRINTED during the last week.  Encourage arriving 30 minutes prior to ending times.

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Wellness and Health Promotion Services (WHPS) is proud to offer:Tower Garden WorkshopJoin us to learn life skills associated with growing your own food and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Today we will be harvesting and you will get to take home…
Communication Sciences and Disorders Undergraduate Walk-in Advising.  No appointment required.  Bring current degree audit that was PRINTED during the last week.  Encourage arriving 30 minutes prior to ending times.
We will be conducting tours of the Communication Disorders Clinic facilities and the information session will follow at the UCF clinic. To register for a tour, please e-mail Allison Scott, coordinator of academic support services, at allison.scott@ucf.edu with your name and number in your party.…
Classes begin Monday, June 24, 2019 Classes end Friday, Aug. 2, 2019 https://calendar.ucf.edu/2019/summer

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