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

Think Big Muscles are the Key to Better Movement in Older Adults? Not so Fast!
Physical Therapy

Think Big Muscles are the Key to Better Movement in Older Adults? Not so Fast!

Slowing down may not just be an aging thing. Quite literally, walking slower could be an indicator of health problems in your golden years, even more than muscle mass. That’s...
Patrick O’Donnell III Named UCF Athletic Training Preceptor of the Month for October 2019
Athletic Training

Patrick O’Donnell III Named UCF Athletic Training Preceptor of the Month for October 2019

Patrick O’Donnell III, graduate assistant athletic trainer for UCF Athletics, receives great reviews from the students he teaches as a preceptor with the UCF Athletic Training Program. His love of...
Go Baby Go Chapters Set Goal of 30,000 Assistive Toy Cars Per Year
Physical Therapy

Go Baby Go Chapters Set Goal of 30,000 Assistive Toy Cars Per Year

They came from across the country, but they were united in their mission to help handicapped children and adults improve their lives through better mobility. Representatives from 13 chapters of...

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 at least 30 minutes prior to ending times.

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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: http://ucf.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_exHUn06eNOJqACh  Tours and informational session will take place at the Communication Disorders Clinic located at:3280 Progress DriveSuite 500 (Main…
Communication Sciences and Disorders Undergraduate Walk-in Advising.  No appointment required.  Bring current degree audit that was PRINTED during the last week.  Encourage arriving at least 30 minutes prior to ending times.
Meet with CHPS faculty leaders and learn more about upcoming study abroad programs for the 2019-2020 school year in the atrium of the College of Health Professions and Sciences.

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Athletic Training Program

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Division of Physical Therapy