Why study kinesiology?
The fascinating field of kinesiology has a wide variety of career opportunities including athletic trainers, personal trainers, physical therapists, physical education instructors, exercise physiologists, and kinesiotherapists. The baby boomer generation and the obesity epidemic are driving forces that will ensure that jobs in the field of kinesiology are in high demand well into the future.
Kinesiology classes at Parkland provide hands-on experience working with the latest technology and equipment. Learn how to use Gray Cook’s Functional Movement Screen, the Polar Body Age system, Team System, heart-rate monitors, and many other systems.
At Parkland, you'll have the advantage of small class sizes, taught by master faculty—never teaching assistants. Your success is our priority.
Parkland College offers kinesiology classes that will transfer to a university toward a bachelor's degree, or lead directly to a career path.