This interdisciplinary major is designed to provide students with an integrated and critical knowledge of American culture, drawing on courses in American Studies and in the traditional disciplines and culminating in two senior seminars. A number of interests may be pursued within the major, including popular culture, art, technology, business, law, archives, museology, and conservation. The major helps students prepare for careers in business, teaching, government, and a number of other areas, and for enrollment in law and other professional programs.
With a large portion of the PhD program focused on the dissertation, students will invest substantive time focused on academics in applied sciences, research courses, and writing. The PhD program will take 2-3 years to complete including the dissertation depending on the number of credits taken at a given time along with the school-specific requirements. A PhD in kinesiology will prepare students and working professionals to step into high level positions at fitness centers, hospitals, healthcare organizations, or universities. Take the time to visit the programs below and learn more about the doctorate programs in kinesiology to learn more.