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Program Description

Kinesiology is the study and practice of the art and science of human movement. Students enrolled in the Kinesiology Department are concerned with how and why humans move; the physiological, sociological, and psychological consequences of movement; and the skills and motor patterns of the movement repertoire.

Department Chairperson: Dr. Janet Wigglesworth
Undergraduate Advisor: Ms. Julia Standard, Office: 220A Brophy Hall, Telephone: 309/298-2176 J-Standard@wiu.edu

Did you know...

Physical Education 1907

The four year program of study for women's physical education at WIU started in 1917.