Coursework

Athletic Training Coursework

Prerequisite Coursework (or approved similar coursework)

Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries
Introduction to Athletic Training/Healthcare Professions
Medical Terminology
Human Nutrition
Advanced Emergency Skills for Professionals or EMT (or proof of current CPR for the healthcare professional certification)
Kinesiology/Biomechanics
Physiology of Exercise
Anatomy & Physiology – 8 credits
University (General) Chemistry – 8 credits
Statistical Methods – 1 semester
General Biology-4 Credits
Physics – 4 credits
General Psychology or Developmental Psychology
Abnormal Psychology
Healthcare Ethics/Ethics
English Composition
Speech or Interpersonal Communications
Minority Groups or Sociology

Encouraged Coursework

Spanish

Clinical Observation

Minimum of 50 hours of documented clinical observation with a certified athletic trainer

M.A.T. Academic Catalog