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University Transfer Program
60 – 70 transferable units

California State University
University of California
Independent Colleges and Universities

Program Overview

Kinesiology is an academic area of study concerned with the art and science of human movement. The Kinesiology Program offers students an opportunity to enrich their education with emphasis on improved individual physical well-being and prepares students for transfer to bachelor’s degree programs in Kinesiology, Exercise Science, Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Athletic Training, Coaching and Fitness Management. Students may obtain an AA-T in Kinesiology and optimize preparation for advanced degrees in Kinesiology at four-year institutions.

Kinesiology (AA-T) Requirements

Major Requirements
Required Core Courses: 12 units Group A: Complete the following courses: Units
KINE 101 Introduction to Kinesiology 3 units
BIOL 250 Human Anatomy 4 units
BIOL 260 Human Physiology 5 units
Required Selective Courses: Select 3 units from the following with a maximum of one unit from any one area: Aquatics: Units
AQUA 109.1 Water Polo I 0.5 or 1 units
AQUA 109.2 Water Polo II 0.5 or 1 units
AQUA 109.3 Water Polo III 0.5 or 1 units
AQUA 109.4 Water Polo IV 0.5 or 1 units
AQUA 127.1 Swim Stroke Development I 0.5 or 1 units
AQUA 127.2 Swim Stroke Development II 0.5 or 1 units
AQUA 127.3 Swim Stroke Development III 0.5 or 1 units
AQUA 127.4 Swim Stroke Development IV 0.5 or 1 units
AQUA 133.1 Individual Swim Conditioning I 0.5 or 1 units
AQUA 133.2 Individual Swim Conditioning II 0.5 or 1 units
AQUA 133.3 Individual Swim Conditioning III 0.5 or 1 units
AQUA 133.4 Individual Swim Conditioning IV 0.5 or 1 units
AQUA 135.1 Aqua Exercise I 0.5 or 1 units
AQUA 135.2 Aqua Exercise II 0.5 or 1 units
AQUA 135.3 Aqua Exercise III 0.5 or 1 units
AQUA 135.4 Aqua Exercise IV 0.5 or 1 units
Dance: Units
DANC 117.1 Tap Dance I 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 117.2 Tap Dance II 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 117.3 Tap Dance III 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 117.4 Tap Dance IV 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 121.1 Modern Dance I 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 121.2 Modern Dance II 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 121.3 Modern Dance III 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 121.4 Modern Dance IV 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 130.1 Jazz Dance I 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 130.2 Jazz Dance II 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 130.3 Jazz Dance III 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 130.4 Jazz Dance IV 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 140.1 Ballet I 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 140.2 Ballet II 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 140.3 Ballet III 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 140.4 Ballet IV 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 128.1 Latin Dance I 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 128.2 Latin Dance II 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 128.3 Latin Dance III 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 128.4 Latin Dance IV 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 116.1 Waltz I 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 116.2 Waltz II 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 116.3 Waltz III 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 116.4 Waltz IV 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 151.1 Social Dance I 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 151.2 Social Dance II 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 151.3 Social Dance III 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 151.4 Social Dance IV 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 167.1 Swing Dance I 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 167.2 Swing Dance II 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 167.3 Swing Dance III 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 167.4 Swing Dance IV 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 330.1 Creative Dance I 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 330.2 Creative Dance II 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 330.3 Creative Dance III 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 330.4 Creative Dance IV 0.5 or 1 units
DANC 400.1 Dance Performance & Production I 0.5 - 2 units
DANC 400.2 Dance Performance & Production II 0.5 - 2 units
DANC 400.3 Dance Performance & Production III 0.5 - 2 units
DANC 400.4 Dance Performance & Production IV 0.5 - 2 units
Fitness: Units
FITN 112.1 Cross Training I 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 112.2 Cross Training II 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 112.3 Cross Training III 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 112.4 Cross Training IV 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 116.1 Body Conditioning I 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 116.2 Body Conditioning II 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 116.3 Body Conditioning III 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 116.4 Body Conditioning IV 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 134 Track and Trail Aerobics 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 201.1 Weight Training I 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 201.2 Weight Training II 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 201.3 Weight Training III 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 201.4 Weight Training IV 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 220 Weight Conditioning for Varsity Football 0.5 - 2 units
FITN 225 Athletic Conditioning .5 - 1 units
FITN 226 Plyometric Conditioning 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 235.1 Boot Camp I 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 235.2 Boot Camp II 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 235.3 Boot Camp III 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 235.4 Boot Camp IV 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 237 Total Core Training 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 301.1 Indoor Cycling I 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 301.2 Indoor Cycling II 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 301.3 Indoor Cycling III 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 301.4 Indoor Cycling IV 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 334.1 Yoga I 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 334.2 Yoga II 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 334.3 Yoga III 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 334.4 Yoga IV 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 335.1 Pilates I 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 335.2 Pilates II 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 335.3 Pilates III 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 335.4 Pilates IV 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 336.1 Restorative Yoga I 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 336.2 Restorative Yoga II 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 336.3 Restorative Yoga III 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 336.4 Restorative Yoga IV 0.5 or 1 units
FITN 339 Pilates Circuit Training 0.5 or 1 units
Individual Sports: Units
INDV 121.1 Badminton I 0.5 or 1 units
INDV 121.2 Badminton II 0.5 or 1 units
INDV 121.3 Badminton III 0.5 or 1 units
INDV 121.4 Badminton IV 0.5 or 1 units
INDV 251.1 Tennis I 0.5 or 1 units
INDV 251.2 Tennis II 0.5 or 1 units
INDV 251.3 Tennis III 0.5 or 1 units
INDV 251.4 Tennis IV 0.5 or 1 units
Team Sports: Units
TEAM 111.1 Basketball I 0.5 or 1 units
TEAM 111.2 Basketball II 0.5 or 1 units
TEAM 111.3 Basketball III 0.5 or 1 units
TEAM 111.4 Basketball IV 0.5 or 1 units
TEAM 148.1 Indoor Soccer I 0.5 or 1 units
TEAM 148.2 Indoor Soccer II 0.5 or 1 units
TEAM 148.3 Indoor Soccer III 0.5 or 1 units
TEAM 148.4 Indoor Soccer IV 0.5 or 1 units
TEAM 150 Softball 0.5 or 1 units
TEAM 158 Advanced Softball: Women 0.5 - 2 units
TEAM 165 Advanced Track and Field 0.5 - 2 units
Required Selective Courses: 6-9 units Group B: Select two courses from the following: Units
BIOL 100 Introduction to the Life Sciences 3 units
AND
BIOL 195 Biology Field Laboratory 1 unit
CHEM 210 General Chemistry I 5 units
PHYS 210 General Physics I 4 units
MATH 200 Elementary Probability and Statistics 4 units
PSYC 121 Basic Statistical Concepts 3 units
KINE 119 First Aid/Adult & Pediatric CPR 3 units
Total Required Major Units: 21 - 24
General Education - certified completion of one of the following:
  • California State University General Education-Breadth pattern (CSU GE Breadth),
  • OR
  • Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC/CSU) pattern
Elective courses: If applicable, additional courses to meet the minimum 60 CSU transferable units requirement.

Please refer to Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) Requirements for more information.