The Department of Athletic Training (AT) in the Dr. Ezekiel R. Dumke College of Health Professions offers programs that educate students in the prevention, evaluation, management, and rehabilitation of injuries and illnesses. The variety of teaching environments and facilities are supported by faculty with diverse expertise and offer graduate and undergraduate students exceptional educational, clinical and research experiences. The state-of-the-art facilities, including fully equipped laboratory classrooms, research labs, and hydrotherapy pool, provide outstanding opportunities for student instruction and research. With curriculums designed to develop professional knowledge and skills, graduates from the department are prepared for careers in athletic training (via the MS in Athletic Training), or professional graduate programs in athletic training, physical therapy, occupational therapy, physician’s assistant and medicine (via the BS in Athletic Therapy).
The Department of Athletic Training supports and enhances the mission of the University by teaching athletic training and athletic therapy students evidence-based practice using quality didactic, laboratory, and clinical experiences. Graduates will be prepared to exercise sound clinical judgment, achieve satisfying careers, and make positive contributions to their communities.
- Advanced First Aid and CPR classroom
- AT laboratory classroom
- SwimEx hydrotherapy pool
- Extensive Therapeutic Rehabilitation and
- Research Laboratory
- Biomechanics/Gait lab