Athletic Training (B.S.)

Major: Athletic Training (B.S.)

Admission Standards for the Athletic Training Education Program:

Due to the nature of the athletic training major, students who wish to pursue the Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training degree must be formally admitted to the program. This is a selective admissions program, which limits acceptance to 12 students per year. Acceptance into the program is based on the admission material completed and turned in to the Program Director on April 1. To see all admissions requirements and to obtain admission materials, visit the Athletic Training Education Program page.

The B.S. in Athletic Training is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education:

Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education
2201 Double Creek Dr., Suite 5006
Round Rock, TX 78664
512.733.9700
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Departments/Programs

A graduating athletic training major should:

  1. Be able to demonstrate proficiency in the following nine content areas:
    • Acute Care of Injuries and Illnesses
    • Clinical Examination and Diagnosis
    • Clinical Integration Proficiencies
    • Evidenced Based Practice
    • Health Care Administration
    • Professional Development and Responsibility
    • Prevention and Health Promotion
    • Psychosocial Strategies and Referral
    • Therapeutic Interventions
  2. Demonstrate practical application of knowledge in an appropriately supervised clinical setting.
  3. Fulfill the eligibility requirements to sit for the Board of Certification examination.
Requirements  
Athletic Training Major (B.S., 63 hours)
BIO 1090 Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology I and BIO 1090L Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology I Laboratory 4 hours
BIO 1100 Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology II and BIO 1100L Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology II Lab 4 hours
PSYCH 2450 Health Psychology 4 hours
AT 1270/HHP 1270 Advanced Emergency Care 1 hour
AT 1300/HHP 1300 Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries 3 hours
AT 2010 Athletic Training Clinical Experience I 2 hours
AT 2020 Athletic Training Clinical Experience II 2 hours
AT 2400 Physical Exam of the Lower Extremity 3 hours
AT 2410 Physical Exam of the Upper Extremity 3 hours
AT 2450 Therapeutic Modalities of Athletic Injuries 3 hours
AT 3010 Athletic Training Clinical Experience III 2 hours
AT 3020 Athletic Training Clinical Experience IV 2 hours
AT 3330 Health Assessment 3 hours
AT 3600 Rehabilitation of Injuries 3 hours
AT 4010 Athletic Training Clinical Experience V 2 hours
AT 4020 Athletic Training Clinical Experience VI 2 hours
AT 4350 Organization and Administration of Athletic Training 3 hours
HHP 2010 Drugs in Modern Society 3 hours
HHP 2500 Human Nutrition I 2 hours
HHP 2650 Strength Training and Conditioning for Coaches 2 hours
HHP 3850 Biomechanics and Kinesiology 4 hours
HHP 4150 Physiology of Exercise 4 hours
Senior Comprehensive  
AT 4980 Capstone Seminar in Health and Human Performance 2 hours
AT 4990 Senior Assessment and Comprehensive Exam 0 hours