Athletic Therapy Curriculum

Major Course Requirements for BS Degree


Athletic Therapy Courses (18 credit hours)

Program Electives (must complete at least 14 credits of electives)


Note:

* These courses also fulfill General Education or degree requirements.

** Some students will be required to complete an FBI background check and drug test prior to completing the work experience. The expenses, approximately $75, will be paid for by the student. Some students may also be required to secure additional immunizations, including a hepatitis B vaccination, depending on the cooperative work experience site. The expenses, approximately $40-100, will be paid for by the students.

*** Students may also take HTHS 1110 and HTHS 1111 instead of ZOOL 2100 and ZOOL 2200. However, it is the student’s responsibility to ensure that HTHS 1110 and HTHS 1111 will be accepted as prerequisite coursesfor their graduate program of choice.

Other Pre-Professional Courses


Athletic Therapy Students also generally take the coursework needed for their professional graduate school (athletic training, physical therapy, occupational therapy, physician’s assistant, or medicine). These courses typically includeCHEM 1110 and CHEM 1120PHYS 2010 and PHYS 2020, and MATH 1060 (Trigonometry). The prerequisites vary somewhat from one graduate program to another and it is the student’s responsibility to ensure that all pre-professional courses fulfill entrance requirements.