Kinesiology at College of San Mateo - Overview
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Final Exams
December 10-16, 2023
Winter Recess
December 22 – January 1
Spring Classes Begin
January 16, 2024
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Andreas Wolf
Dean & Athletic Director
Health & Wellness Building 5, Room 341
(650) 574-6461

Lexi Reynoso
Athletic Trainer
(650) 574-6564

Annie Yoshimura
Athletic Trainer
(650) 574-6481

Christina Fisher
Division Assistant
(650) 378-7358
Max Stines
Equipment Manager

Jacqueline Pigozzi
Assistant Athletic Director
(650) 574-6420
Career Opportunities
A major in Kinesiology prepares students to transfer to baccalaureate institutions where they may complete a Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology or a related discipline. Courses in Kinesiology teach students an appreciation of the role exercise, activity and sports play in the development of well-rounded individuals interested in physical well-being and the productive use of leisure time.

The Kinesiology major may be used as the basis for careers which include athletic manager, athletic trainer, camp counselor, choreographer, coach, community center leader, corrective therapist, dance therapist, exercise test technologist, health and safety director, industrial recreation leader, league manager, playground director, physical or adaptive therapist, racquet club manager, recreation leader, recreation specialist, recruiter, referee, resort sports coordinator, sportscaster, sports editor, and teacher.

Most career opportunities in Kinesiology require a B.A. or advanced degree. Students can fulfill lower division General Education and major requirements at College of San Mateo. See the Transfer Planning and Major Preparation Recommendations sections of this catalog. Students should also consult the catalog of the college or university to which they plan to transfer.