The mission of the Department of Kinesiology, Health and Physical Education is to facilitate Biblically-based learning about human movement and performance so that students are prepared to be competent and caring Christian professionals who work in the fields of teaching, exercise science and allied health care, or who pursue advanced studies in related graduate programs.
The Department of Kinesiology, Health, and Physical Education will:
You will be required to take a Chemistry and/or Physics Placement exam.
The Science Department suggests an SAT Math score of at least 500 (or the ACT equivalent) to pursue this major.
Students who choose to be a part of Biola's Kinesiology, Health, and Physical Education program find a rapidly growing and maturing department including:
"Truth be told, my vocation is serving others. Going to Biola I have learned that Kinesiology is my avocation. It is a big part of how I answer my calling but not all of it. Being a part of this major, I am able to minister to hearts as I also minister to bodies. Biola has fostered a place of growth in science and faith as I seek to glorify God in everything I do."
- Marilly Kepo'O
Biola graduates from the Kinesiology major have gone on to study at the following graduate schools: University of Saint Augustine, University of Southern California, Chapman University, California State University Fullerton, California State University Long Beach, California State University Northridge, and have gone on to work in a variety of positions, including: