Accreditation and Assessment
The BS in Athletic Training is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).
The K-12 Health and Physical Education concentration within the BS in Kinesiology is nationally recognized by the National Association for Physical Education and Sport/American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance as a the Specialized Professional Association of the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation.
The Sport Administration/Management degree programs at LSU have received specialized accreditation through the Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA) located in Fort Collins, Colorado. The following degrees are accredited by COSMA: Bachelor of Science in Sport Administration, Master of Science in Sport Management, and Doctor of Philosophy in Kinesiology with a specialization in Sport Management.
The School of Kinesiology engages in a continuous cycle of assessment to evaluate progress toward achieving the goals of our strategic plan and to guide efforts to improve our programs. We assess student learning outcomes, faculty productivity, development of resources, and engagement in the community.