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Athletic Training Master's Degree

Athletic Training Program Requirements
There are physical, cognitive, and affective requirements for the professional phase of the program. Prospective students should consult the Athletic Training Program prior to admission to the program. Requests for accommodations should be made to the department after the student is accepted.

Required Major Courses:

Year One

CHM 111 Principles of Chemistry I
CHM 113 Introductory Laboratory I 
CHM 112 Principles of Chemistry II
CHM 114 Introductory Laboratory II 

EXSC 101 Anatomy & Physiology I 
EXSC 102 Anatomy & Physiology II 
BIO 111 General Biology I
BIO 111L General Biology I Laboratory
BIO 112 General Biology II
BIO 112L General Biology II Laboratory

Summer One

EXSC 120 Medical Terminology

Year Two

EXSC 211 Introduction to Human Movement
EXSC 216 Clinical Human Physiology
MAS 170 Elementary Statistics
PHY 103 General College Physics I
PHY 103L General College Physics I Laboratory
PHY 104 General College Physics II
PHY 104L General College Physics II Laboratory
PSY 112 General Psychology II  

Year Three

EXSC 302 Healthcare Administration Law and Policy 
EXSC 304 Corporate Fitness and Occupational Medicine 
EXSC 310 Exercise Physiology
EXSC 311 Fundamentals of Anatomy 
EXSC 314 Environmental Physiology 
EXSC 316 Exercise Techniques and Physical Conditioning 
EXSC 318 Psychology of Health 

Summer Three

ATR 502 Overview of Professional Practice 
ATR 516 Fundamental Skills of Athletic Training 
ATR 518 Prevention and Care of Emergency Medical Conditions 
EXSC 511 Human Anatomy

Year Four

ATR 520 Introduction to Medical and Orthopedic Management of Athletic Populations 
ATR 524 Clinical Skills Laboratory I 
ATR 526 Clinical Skills Laboratory II 
ATR 528 Musculoskeletal I
ATR 532 Musculoskeletal II 
ATR 534 Therapeutic Interventions I 
ATR 536 Therapeutic Interventions II 
ATR 551 Evidence Based Practice I 
ATR 552 Evidence Based Practice II 
ATR 560 Athletic Training Clinical Experience I 
ATR 562 Athletic Training Clinical Experience II 

Summer Four

ATR 714 Pathophysiology
ATR 742 Ergogenic Aids in Sports 
ATR 760 Athletic Training Clinical Experience III 

Year Five

ATR 730 Clinical Topics in Sports Medicine 
ATR 734 Neurological Evaluation, Assessment, and Management in Sports Participants 
ATR 736 Optimizing Athletic Performance Management in Sports Participants 
ATR 744 Administration and Management in Athletic Training 
ATR 746 Psychological Aspects of Health, Injury, and Performance 
ATR 750 Seminar in Athletic Training 
ATR 752 Evidence Based Practice III 
ATR 762 Athletic Training Clinical Experience IV 
ATR 764 Athletic Training Clinical Experience V