Students wrapping injured athletes' legs.

The Department of Athletic Training provides an entry-level athletic training education.

Our program incorporates research and technologies with an interdisciplinary liberal arts foundation.

Students who successfully complete the athletic training program learn to:

  • Demonstrate professional, legal, ethical, social, and political responsibilities in the role of a certified athletic trainer.
  • Communicate effectively with athletes, their families, colleagues, and other health care professionals while respecting cultural and ethnic differences.
  • Employ critical thinking skills to recognize and define problems, analyze data, develop and implement solutions, and evaluate outcomes.
  • Demonstrate accountability for actions and outcomes while fulfilling commitments as a certified athletic trainer.
  • Implement safe and effective therapeutic interventions.

The Department of Athletic Training offers an undergraduate major in athletic training, a minor in coaching, and a minor in exercise science and fitness.

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Chair, Associate Professor