• Athletic Training

    The undergraduate Athletic Training Program at the University of Charleston is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). The program is currently applying to the CAATE for a change in the level of degree.

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    COURSE OUTLINE

    The Athletic Training Program is a very dynamic and hands-on academic experience that is designed to include a wide scope of academic coursework and clinical education experiences. This hands-on approach provides students with a broad foundation of knowledge, which can lead to increased employment opportunities in clinical, education, hospital, and athletic settings and graduate school opportunities.

    • UC Offers
      • A wide variety of clinical education experiences
      • Full accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)
      • Graduates eligible to sit for the Board of Certification (BOC) examination to become a credentialed Athletic Trainer
      • Graduates are also eligible to sit for the following certifications through the National Academy of Sports Medicine:
        • Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES) examination
        • Performance Enhancement Specialist (PES) examination
         
       
    • Accreditation

      The University of Charleston is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) located at 6850 Austin Center Blvd., Suite 100, Austin, TX 78731-3184. The program will have its next comprehensive review during the 2017-2018 academic year.

      Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education

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