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About KNPE


The Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education is one of six departments in the College of Education. The department has about 40 faculty and instructors serving about 600 undergraduate majors pursuing Bachelor of Science in Education (B.S.Ed. Teacher Licensure) and Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degrees in Athletic Training and Kinesiology. Twenty-one faculty members comprise the graduate faculty, which graduates 30-40 students per year. The department supports the equivalent of 25 full-time graduate assistantships. Master's degree programs include an Master of Science (M.S.) in Sport Management and a Master of Science in Education (M.S.Ed.) with specializations in adapted physical educationexercise physiologypedagogy and curriculum development, and exercise and sport psychology

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Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education 
Anderson Hall 221
DeKalb, IL 60115
phone: (815) 753-1407
fax: (815) 753-1413

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