School of Kinesiology and Physical Therapy

UCF College of Health Professions and Sciences

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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, 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

UCF Division of Physical Therapy Announces William Hanney as Chair
Physical Therapy

UCF Division of Physical Therapy Announces William Hanney as Chair

The UCF College of Health Professions and Sciences confirmed William Hanney as chair for the Division of Physical Therapy. Hanney previously served as interim chair. Hanney joined the Physical Therapy...
Clinical Associate Professor Jennifer Tucker Honored with APTA Societal Impact Award
Physical Therapy

Clinical Associate Professor Jennifer Tucker Honored with APTA Societal Impact Award

Jennifer Tucker accepts Societal Impact Award from Roger Herr, President of American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) Jennifer Tucker, a clinical associate professor within the Program of Physical Therapy, is the...
Kristen Schellhase Inducted into 2022 Athletic Trainers’ Association of Florida Hall of Fame
Athletic Training

Kristen Schellhase Inducted into 2022 Athletic Trainers’ Association of Florida Hall of Fame

(pictured left) Kristen Schellhase and (right) Elaine Judy Kristen Schellhase, program director for UCF Athletic Training Program, was inducted into the Athletic Trainers’ Association of Florida (ATAF) Hall of Fame...

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

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