Athletic Training & Kinesiology

  • American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) ACSM advances and integrates scientific research to provide educational and practical applications of exercise science and sports medicine. Members include academicians, personal trainers, physicians, students, and other exercise, health, and fitness professionals.
  • American Kinesiology Association (AKA) AKA promotes and enhances kinesiology as a unified field of study and advances its many applications. AKA works to enhance the development, maintenance, and intra-organizational communication of specialized academic and professional societies that have a vested interest in the discipline of kinesiology.
  • American Society of Exercise Physiologists (ASEP) ASEP is committed to the advancement of exercise physiologists as healthcare professionals. ASEP provides a forum for leadership and exchange of information to stimulate discussion and collaboration among exercise physiologists active in all aspects of the profession.
  • International College of Applied Kinesiology (ICAK) The purpose of ICAK-USA is to promote research and teaching of applied kinesiology. The primary goal of the ICAK-USA is to provide leadership in applied kinesiology through individual professional development and to advance education in health care.
  • National Academy of Kinesiology (NAK) The dual purpose of the NAK is to encourage and promote the study and educational applications of the art and science of human movement and physical activity and to honor its membership persons who have directly or indirectly contributed significantly to the study of and/or application of the art and science of human movement and physical activity.
  • National Association of Kinesiology and Physical Education in Higher Education (NAKPEHE) NAKPEHE's purpose is to foster leadership in teaching, administration, policy, and preparation for the professions and scholarship. This mission is facilitated through interdisciplinary ideas, concepts and initiatives related to the role of kinesiology and physical education, while valuing diverse social, cultural and personal perspectives.
  • National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) NATA is a professional membership association for certified athletic trainers and others who support the athletic training profession. NATA's mission is to represent, engage and foster the continued growth and development of the athletic training profession and athletic trainers as unique health care providers.
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) NSCA is a membership organization for strength coaches, personal trainers, researchers, and educators. The mission of NSCA is to support and disseminate research-based knowledge and its practical application to improve athletic performance and fitness.
  • Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE) SHAPE America is an organization of health and physical education professionals. SHAPE's mission is to advance professional practice and promote research related to health and physical education, physical activity, dance and sport. SHAPE's vision is a nation where all children are prepared to lead healthy, physically active lives.
  • The American Physiological Society (APS) APS is devoted to fostering education, scientific research, and dissemination of information in the physiological sciences. APS strives to be a global multidisciplinary community of scientists solving the major problems affecting life and health. The mission of APS is to advance scientific discovery, understand life, and improve health.

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Physical Education and Kinesiology (Posted 07/20/18)
Northeastern State University
Tahlequah, OK

Physical Education and Kinesiology (Posted 07/20/18)
Coast Community College District
Costa Mesa, CA

Physical Education and Kinesiology (Posted 07/20/18)
Kent State University
Kent, OH

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