Holland College | Kinesiology


Start Date: September
Length: 2 Years
Location: Prince of Wales Campus
Credential: Diploma, Kinesiology
  • Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above general level
  • Grade 12 academic English
  • Grade 11 or 12 academic Math
  • Grade 11 or 12 academic Biology
  • Résumé of work and volunteer experience.

NOTE: If your first language is not English please review our English Language Requirements page.

Fees for the academic year 2020/2021. Please note: Tuition and Fees are listed in Canadian dollars.

First-year international students pay an additional $4,000 CAD student fee, second-year international students pay an additional $3,250 CAD student fee (2020/2021 only).
International Health Fee is an additional $750 per year.
International Student Fees are due on the first day of class.

Tuition and Other Fees 1st Year 2nd Year
Tuition $4,576 $4,160
Lab Fee $  435 $  450
Student Union $  168 $  168
Health Insurance Fee $  420 $  420
Fitness Centre Fee $    80 $    80
Graduation Fee $ -- $  100
Total $5,679 $5,378
1st installment due Sept. 1 ,2021 $3,414 $2,998
2nd installment due Jan. 6, 2022 $2,265 $2,380
Other Program Costs 1st Year 2nd Year
Books $  600 $  200
Total $  600 $  200
  • Personal trainer/Fitness instructor
  • Strength and Conditioning coach
  • Athletic trainer
  • Health and Wellness consultant
  • Fitness Manager

Degree Pathways

Many Holland College programs have degree pathways. For more information, see our Degree Pathways section.

Program Overview

The diploma in Kinesiology prepares students for a career in recreation programming, facility management, fitness coordination, and similar employment opportunities. Courses in anatomy and physiology, nutrition, sport psychology, physical conditioning, and athletic therapy are combined with business management courses to prepare students for working directly with clients, managing fitness programs and helping prevent injury.

Graduates of the Kinesiology program will be able to enter industry with the ability to work directly with clients and manage fitness programs.

Students who wish to continue on with their education will have the academic and applied skills to meet the requirements of Holland College articulation opportunities.

View a detailed list of courses for this program.


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The diploma in Sport and Recreation Management prepares students for a career in community development, recreation programming, facility management, athletic administration, and similar employment opportunities.


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