Student practices training on athlete

Professional Development and Responsibilities

  1. To continue to evaluate and enhance the athletic training didactic and clinical proficiencies for athletic training students.
  2. To provide athletic training students the opportunity to develop their clinical skills by working with those individuals involved in the areas of sport, athletics and physical activity.
  3. To enhance critical thinking and problem solving skills through supervised clinical experiences. 
  4. To provide the athletic training students the opportunity to work with other professionals of the athletic health care team both in the classroom and in the clinical settings. 
  5. To prepare athletic training students to successfully complete the Board of Certification Examination.  
  6. To prepare athletic training students for successful entry into graduate education and/or employment as a Certified Athletic Trainer.