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Get Fit at Mission College

The Mission College Kinesiology program combines a variety of physical education activities, including Fitness, Dance, Individual Sports, Team Sports, Intercollegiate Athletics, and Exercise Science Theory classes. You can:

  • Can earn an associates in arts degree (AA-T)
  • Take a class for fun, be it Yoga, Pilates, archery, weights, basketball or dance
  • Join the Mission College Dance Company and perform
  • Many classes are 1.0 unit classes for $46 per unit plus fees for full semester classes.

Face-to-Face Kinesiology Classes 

(if County requirements allow, we will have the following in-person exercise classes with proper COVID protocols in place in Spring 2021)

  • KIN 021 - Tennis 
  • KIN 023 • Archery 
  • KIN 030 • Pilates
  • KIN 033 • Kickboxing
  • KIN 041 • Ballet 
  • KIN 061 • Yoga 
  • KIN 063 • Walking / Jogging 
KIN 039A • Fire Agility Training

Not just for firefighters as we have had other students, including our former webmaster participate. Now is the time to enroll in KIN 39!!  You never know when there's going to be job openings so make sure you're prepared to pass the Candidates Physical Ability Test (CPAT). This class will meet on Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Mission College Fire Tower. 

KIN 069 • Stress Management Through Fitness and Lifestyle

This course is fully online without required scheduled meetings. Students can log on anytime to complete required coursework to meet instructor established deadlines.

Degrees / Certificates

The following are degrees and certificates in kinesiology

PDF of our degrees/certificates from the catalog

Classes to Consider
KIN 078 • Introduction to Kinesiology

Explore what it takes to work in careers such as athletic training, massage therapy, occupational therapy, sports teams, coaching and more!

KIN Weight Training • Yoga • Aerobics • Pilates • Martial Arts • Dance

How can you beat $46 for four months? That is one of our kinesiology classes. That's better than a gym membership!

Kinesiology Courses

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Dance Classes

Come perform and just enjoy the wide variety of dance classes-- hip hop, ballet, ballroom, modern dance or Latin/salsa.

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Combative Sports

Take a class in Tai Chi, Aikido, Karate or Self-Defense.

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How much are you paying at the gym for a Pilates, step aerobics, kick boxing, weights, cardio or hiking class?

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Play with us! Tennis, archery, badminton, volleyball, basketball and soccer classes.

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Adaptive PE

We offer adaptive PE classes for our aging population or students with disablities. See more from our DSPS program

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Stress Management

Learn to manage stress with KIN 069 starting in Spring 2019.

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Mission Dance Company

Be a part of Mission's student dance company and perform throughout the year.

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Become a Saint

We have a number of varsity sports, led by our state-ranked baseball and basketball teams. Join the Varisty today at

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Nutrition Classes

A proper diet is important for any athlete. Check out our nutrition classes!