Athletic Training Track Requirements

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The Athletic Training Program (ATP) 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


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

EP 450 Biomechanics (sophomore year)

PE 326 Tests, Measurements, & Research Design  (freshman, sophomore, or junior year)

PE 345 Exercise Physiology  (sophomore year)


AT 100 Introduction to Athletic TrainingAT 115 Kinesiology for Athletic Training AT 200 AT Clinical Pract IAT 205 AT Clinical Pract II

AT 220 AT Taping & Bracing

AT 225 Therapeutic Modalities 

AT 300 AT Clinical Pract IIIAT 305 AT Clinical Pract IVAT 330 Rehabilitation of Lower Extr Athletic Injuries

AT 335 Rehabilitation of Upper Extr Athletic Injuries

AT 340 Orthopedic Assessment of the Lower Extremity

AT 345 Orthopedic Assessment of the Upper Extremity

AT 355 General Medical Conditions& Pharmacology in Athletic Training


AT 400 AT Clinical Pract VAT 405 AT Clinical Pract VIAT 410 Seminar in ATAT 420 AT-A Problem-Based Approach I

AT 425 AT-A Problem-Based Approach II

AT 435 Administrative Aspects of   Athletic Training

AT 445 AT Capstone





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 hours

PE 371 Compliance – 2 hr