This program is being phased out and is no longer accepting new students.
Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training
Take your first step toward a successful career in athletic training through quality educational and research experiences in our state-of-the-art facilities. Upon graduation, you will be eligible for the Board of Certification (BOC) examination.
This program is being phased out and is no longer accepting new students. CAATE Accredition will be Voluntary Withdrawn September 1, 2020.
What You'll Learn
Our bachelor’s degree in athletic training will prepare you for your career in allied health with skills in the prevention, evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal injuries. This program offers students a wide variety of clinical experience in state-of-the-art facilities.
What You Can Do
This degree prepares you to earn your Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training, which will allow you to become a certified athletic trainer and sit for the national Board of Certification examination.
Declare Your Major
- A total of 120 credit hours is required for graduation; 40 of which must be upper-division (courses numbered 3000 and above).
- A minimum GPA of 3.0 in all major courses is required.
- Experiential credit is not accepted for any major requirements.
- Required support courses and professional knowledge courses are not accepted if they are older than 10 years; required athletic training major courses are not accepted if older than 5 years.
Board of Certification Exam Pass Rates
Student Graduation Rate
Graduation rate (taken from United States Department of Education): Measures the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students by showing the percentage of these students who complete their degree or certificate within a 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.
Graduation rate is calculated as the sum of students with a Graduated status divided by the total number of students in the cohort (excluding students with the status of leave of absence (medical) or deceased).
Student Employment Rate
Graduate employment/placement rate: Percentage of students within 6-months of graduation that have obtained positions in the following categories: employed as an athletic trainer, employed as other and not employed.
Employment rate is calculated as the sum of students Employed as an Athletic Trainer and/or in a degree or residency program then divided by the total number of students who have graduated (excluding students with a Not Employed, due to military service and Deceased).