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Kinesiology Graduate Department Recertified by the National Strength and Conditioning Association

February 27, 2015

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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Graduate Studies Program in Kinesiology at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi has again successfully completed recertification into the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Education Recognition Program (ERP).

The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Kinesiology Department is one of only 11 programs in the world with both undergraduate and graduate recognized programs by the NSCA. The NSCA’s ERP recognizes regional accredited academic institutions of higher education that offer degree programs with an emphasis in strength and conditioning.  Acceptance into the ERP indicates an academic institution’s educational program has met, and continues to meet, rigorous educational guidelines recommended by the NSCA for a three-year period through December 31, 2017. 

The University’s Department of Kinesiology is based in Island Hall, a 140,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art facility that houses cutting edge technology as it relates to the evaluation of strength & conditioning and sport performance. The award-winning faculty provides one of the most intensive and comprehensive learning experiences in the nation for graduate and undergraduate students interested in athletic performance enhancement.