What You Can Do with a Major in Athletic Training

At Aurora University, we’ll help turn your passions into a career. From your first course to your clinical experiences, you’ll acquire the knowledge and skills you need to become a successful health care professional in the field of athletic training. We’ll prepare you to make a difference in people’s lives.

Our four-year program gives you a strong academic foundation in prevention, emergency care, clinical diagnosis, therapeutic interventions, and rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions.

Recommended for students who are interested in working with athletic teams or a career in the health-care industry.

POTENTIAL CAREER TITLES

Prepare for potential careers as a(n):

  • Assistant Athletic Trainer
  • Athletic Trainer
  • Exercise Specialist
  • Fitness Consultant
  • Sports Nutritionist
  • Strength & Conditioning Coach

Potential careers for graduates with additional education or experience:

  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Massage Therapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Physical Therapist
  • Sports Dietician
  • Sports Physical Therapist
  • Sports Psychologist
  • Sports Team Physician

CAREER PLANNING AND JOB SEARCH RESOURCES

CAMPUS OPPORTUNITIES

On campus-employment:

  • Athletics Student Worker
  • Fitness Center
  • Weight Room

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT CAREER SERVICES:

630-844-5403 | career@aurora.edu | aurora.edu/career
Eckhart Hall, Room 316