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EdD in Kinesiology: A Flexible Online Program for Busy Professionals

How an EdD in Kinesiology student juggled coursework, newborn twins, and teaching online

Dr. Amanda Durall never imagined that she would complete her doctorate in the backseat of her minivan in the middle of a pandemic.

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How EdD in Kinesiology Students Make an Impact

November 19, 2021 by Mandy Byrd |

Doctoral students find new ways to make a difference in this innovative online program.

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Online Format Helps Parent of 6 Earn EdD

July 07, 2021 by Karen Grossman |

Mandy Northcutt was a group exercise coordinator and certified personal trainer before deciding to pursue higher education as a career.

“I’ve always enjoyed working with other individuals and teaching them about human movement or different exercises,” she says.

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Physical Therapist Tackles Applied Research in Kinesiology Program

March 31, 2021 by UNCG Online |

EdD program helps assistant professor foster relationships with other wellness professionals.

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Advancing from the EdD in Kinesiology to Leadership in Higher Ed

November 02, 2020 by Mandy Byrd |

Graduate uses skills learned in online EdD program to train and develop faculty.

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World Champion Paratriathlete Uses Doctorate to Develop Adapted Sport Program

December 04, 2019 by Karen Grossman |

David Kyle’s number one goal as director of the Ability Sport Network is to help people with disabilities to be more physically active.

“That is the absolute main goal of the program,” he says. “People with disabilities just don’t get enough exercise.”

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EdD Program Helps Coach Educator Make an Impact in U.S. Soccer

October 28, 2019 by Karen Grossman |

Jené Baclawski began playing soccer at 4 years old. While coaches motivated her, practices of her youth were filled with isolated skills training, drills, and 2-mile runs.

Now 42, Baclawski is a coach educator enrolled in UNC Greensboro’s online Doctor of Education in Kinesiology (EdD in KIN).

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