Kinesiology; Physical Therapy (major)
Kinesiology is the study of human movement. Studying Kinesiology at Alverno College prepares students to improve health outcomes. First, students will complete core work in the sciences and humanities. Then, students will focus in on examining how the body can function better, which is excellent preparation for pursuing a doctoral degree in physical therapy.
You’ll have access to many potential internship and job sites, including hospitals and health care organizations, major corporations, health-related nonprofit organizations, minor and major league sports organizations, and more. Alverno’s Internship Office is connected to more than 2,000 partner sites and can help you find the right opportunity to advance your personal and professional goals.
For 130 years, Alverno College has been dedicated to the education of women, preparing them for lives of personal and professional distinction and meaningful engagement with the world. Alverno extends this mission to men as well, through graduate and adult classes. We are a Catholic, liberal arts college with a curriculum so unique, educators from around the world come to Alverno to learn how we teach. Alverno’s abilities-based approach to learning ensures our graduates will learn more in class and retain knowledge longer. Students do not receive traditional grades, rather, they are assessed by faculty, community assessors, peers and themselves. Our small class sizes ensure students receive uncommon access to faculty. With an average student to teacher ratio of 10:1, you are guaranteed an individualized learning experience.
|Kinesiology with PT Major Beginning|
|Chemistry of Bioorganic Molecules|
and Chemistry of Bioorganic Molecules Lab
|Human Anatomy & Physiology|
and Human Anatomy & Physiology Lab
|Kinesiology with PT Major Intermediate|
|Organic Chemistry 1|
and Organic Chemistry 1 - Lab
|BSC-257||Statistics for Health Professionals||4|
|PH-231||Algebra-Based Physics I||4|
|PH-232||Algebra-Based Physics 2||4|
|KIN-399||Formal Introduction to Advanced Work||0|
|Kinesiology with PT Major Advanced|
and Microbiology Lab
and Biochemistry - Lab
and Cellular Biology Lab
|BI-395||Biochemistry of Micronutrients||3|
|or CH-395||Biochemistry of Micronutrients|
|KIN-410||Anatomy & Physiology for Exercise Physio||4|