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Department of Kinesiology and Human Performance

Department Chair: Diane Burr, M.S., AT Ret
Assistant: Amber Olson

Contact Us
Department Office
Gaukler Wellness Center 149

Overview

Explore our programs

Take your passion for health and wellness and turn it into a career you love. With many majors to choose from between Physical Education and Applied Kinesiology, you’ll learn everything you need to know and more to prepare you for the classroom or professional school. Our modern curriculum with hands-on opportunities provides students with a comprehensive education designed to adapt to industry changes. With almost 100% job placement for Physical Education majors, our students are recruited before graduation for the workforce and are prepared by our rigorous program. Present research at professional conferences, complete job shadows, and participate in one of our student clubs to enhance your great education at VCSU.

Faculty & Staff

Meet our faculty and staff

Meet the people behind your program—the master balancers of research, teaching, and mentorship—who will support you throughout your time as a student.

Next Steps

You’re ready to study kinesiology and human performance at VCSU. What’s next? Visit the links below to become a Viking.