Athletic Training Goals
In addition to departmental outcomes, students who successfully
complete the Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training are able to:
Master the following entry-level athletic training skills:
Assess and evaluate injury and illness in the physically active
Provide appropriate care for injuries sustained by the physically
Describe the symptoms and etiology of injury and illness.
Describe and discuss critical issues related to health care
Describe and explain the functional application of various
pharmacological agents used in treating injury.
Recognize and appropriately refer clients for the care of psychosocial
condition, and general medical conditions and disabilities.
Provide appropriate nutritional advice for active individuals.
Employ appropriate therapeutic modalities to promote and improve
Develop, implement and supervise therapeutic exercise programs
specific to client needs.
Describe and demonstrate functional knowledge of the professional
responsibilities of a certified athletic trainer.
Demonstrate use of technology in gathering and disseminating
Obtain national certification from the National Athletic Training
Association Board of Certification.
Apply the skills required of an entry-level position or advanced
Adventure Education ~ Athletic
Training ~ Health Education
~ Physical Education