An undergraduate degree in kinesiology provides students with a fundamental background in health promotion and disease prevention. Over the last thirty years, the rates of obesity and chronic disease have been rising rapidly in both adults and children. An undergraduate program in kinesiology will prepare students to work to curb the national obesity epidemic, improve human movement function, and meet the needs of aging individuals.

A program for students with busy lives

  • 100% online (no set time to be online)
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Accelerated courses
  • Degree completion in as little as 16 months, depending on the number of transfer credits accepted at the time of admission
  • Access to learning from anywhere in the world

Benefits of the Concordia-Chicago Online Bachelor’s in Kinesiology program

  • Instructor engagement
  • Classmate collaboration
  • Valuable relationships and support networks beyond graduation
  • Career advancement
  • Enhanced opportunities
  • Job placement


  • 100% online
  • Asynchronous (you don’t have to log-on at a certain time)


The faculty at Concordia University can be found hard at work in the fields they teach. At Concordia, we realize that a top-flight education is only possible with best-in-class instructors with real-world experience. We recruit passionate professionals from around the globe who are committed to helping you achieve your academic and professional goals.

Our faculty is experienced and distinguished, combining years of hands-on clinical experience with extensive academic knowledge and teaching experience. Many of our faculty have the highest credential available in the field in which they teach. They demonstrate the highest degree of professional skills and find unique ways to convey that knowledge in our remote online curriculum.


A variety of career paths are attainable with a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology.

A Bachelor’s degree in Applied Exercise Science from Concordia University Chicago can open many doors in numerous fields. Our exercise science degree programs are 100% online, allowing students to achieve real-life success in their chosen profession while advancing their careers.

Graduates go on to serve in a variety of capacities in fitness, wellness, sports management, and leadership careers. Our students emerge from our programs with:

  • Increased earning potential
  • Job security
  • Job opportunities
  • Increased job satisfaction

Explore the following career opportunities. Talk with your student advisor for additional information on which degree program is right for you. Many of our students pursue careers in exercise science fields such as these areas:

  • Athletic Trainer
  • Biomechanist
  • Certified Personal Trainer
  • Chiropractor
  • Dietician
  • Dietetic Assistant
  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Fitness Instructor
  • Health Coach


  • Must have a GPA of 2.0 or above on most recent transcript
Program taught in:
  • English

See 7 more programs offered by Concordia University Chicago - Exercise Science Graduate Degree Online Programs »

Last updated June 11, 2019
This course is Online
Start Date
Aug 26, 2019
5 - 8 
415 USD
Per Credit Hour
By locations
By date
Start Date
Aug 26, 2019
End Date
Application deadline

Aug 26, 2019

Application deadline
End Date