Degree or Program Details

Athletic Training Major

The major in athletic training is designed to prepare and qualify students to take the Board of Certification Examination. Upon obtaining certification, students will be qualified athletic trainers for positions in settings such as high schools, colleges, sports medicine clinics, rehabilitation centers or private industry. The program provides solid didactic and clinical education and boasts a fully equipped, 1044-square foot athletic training laboratory facility, campus athletic training rooms and a staff of 17 approved clinical instructors. The program is accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).

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Total Credits Required for Degree 124

Liberal Studies 30-40
Health Promotion Requirements 2

Required Courses in Major 66

Other Required Courses 12-13
CH 105 Chemical Principles (4 cr.) [III] or 4-5
     CH 107 Introductory Chemistry I (4 cr.) [III] or
     CH 111 General Chemistry I (5 cr.) [III]

This major does not require a minor.