Department of Kinesiology

West Chester University

Dr. Frank Fry
206 Sturzebecker Health Sciences Center
West Chester, PA 19383
Phone: (610) 436-2260 or 2261
Fax: (610) 436-2860


Student Learning Outcomes

The student learning out comes for our programs are expressed in the standards of the accrediting bodies for our programs.  Please see the following links for the student learning outcomes expressed for each of our programs:

 

Exercise Science

ACSM Certifications

  • Demonstrate competence in the KSAs required of the HFI and ACSM Certified Personal TrainerSM as listed in the Seventh Edition of ACSM’s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription
  • Work-related experience within the health and fitness field
  • Adequate knowledge of and skill in risk factor and health status identification, fitness appraisal, and exercise
    prescription
  • Demonstrate ability to incorporate suitable and innovative activities that will improve an individual’s functional capacity
  • Demonstrate the ability to effectively educate and/or communicate with individuals regarding lifestyle modification
  • Knowledge of exercise science including kinesiology, functional anatomy, exercise physiology, nutrition,
    program administration, psychology, and injury prevention

Athletic Coaching Minor

Standards

Physical Education for Individuals with Disabilities Minor

Brief description of standards

Link to standards book