Athletic Training Track Requirements


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The Athletic Training Program is designed to prepare those students for eligibility to sit for the National Board of Certification (BOC) exam upon successful completion of the undergraduate curriculum.  After passing the exam, the student can pursue employment in a wide variety of settings and practice as a nationally certified athletic trainer (ATC).

The following courses are to be completed during the Freshman year: (9 Hours)

  • PE 240 Anatomy & Physiology/Lab
  • SDE 232 First Aid & Emergency Services OR SDE 252 EMT
  • AT 100 Introduction to Athletic Training

The following courses are to be completed in the Sophomore – Senior years: (67 Hours)

  • EP 450 Biomechanics
  • PE 326 Tests, Measurements, & Research Design
  • PE 345 Exercise Physiology
  • PE 395 Kinesiology
SOPHOMORE JUNIOR SENIOR
AT 200 AT Clinical Pract IAT 205 AT Clinical Pract IIAT 220 AT Taping & BracingAT 225 Therapeutic Modalities  AT 300 AT Clinical Practicum IIIAT 305 AT Clinical Practicum IVAT 330 Rehabilitation of Lower Extremity Athletic InjuriesAT 335 Rehabilitation of Upper Extremity Athletic InjuriesAT 340 Orthopedic Assessment of the Lower ExtremityAT 345 Orthopedic Assessment of the Upper ExtremityAT 355 General Medical Conditions & Pharmacology in Athletic Training  AT 400 AT Clinical Practicum VAT 405 AT Clinical Practicum VIAT 410 Seminar in ATAT 420 AT-A Problem-Based Approach  IAT 425 AT-A Problem-Based Approach  IIAT 435 Administrative Aspects of   Athletic TrainingAT 445 AT Capstone 

AT Track: (12 Hours)

  • Required: 6 Hours
    • EP 299 Strength & Conditioning – 3hrs
    • HE 300 Nutrition & Fitness – 3hrs
  • Students Choose 6 Hours From the Following:
    • EP 455 Modification of Exercise – 3hrs
    • EDUC 201 Human Development – 3hrs
    • EDUC 207 Foundations of Education – 3hrs
    • SPED 241 Intro to Exceptionalities – 3 hrs
    • PE 258 Motor Development – 3hrs
    • PE 354 Facilities Management in Sports & Physical Education – 2 hrs
    • PE 355 Sport Law – 2 hrs
    • PE 365 Psychology and Sociology of Physical Education – 2 hrs
    • PE 371 Compliance – 2 hrs