Major Requirements - Athletic Training

These requirements will apply to students enrolling at AU in the 2018-2019 academic year. Current students can find the requirements that apply to them by consulting the relevant academic catalog.

Science Core Courses: 16–20 semester hours

  • BIO1210/z Biology of Cells/Lab (4)
  • BIO2660 Anatomy and Physiology I (4)
  • BIO2670 Anatomy and Physiology II (4)
  • BIO2080 Nutrition and Health Promotion (4)
  • MTH1100 College Algebra (4) or successful placement according to the mathematics placement policy

Additional Core Courses for Athletic Training Majors: eight semester hours

  • PED3210 Kinesiology for Athletic Training, Fitness and Health Sciences (4)
  • PED3225 Physiology of Exercise for Athletic Training, Fitness and Health Sciences (4)

Professional Core Courses for Athletic Training Majors: 63 semester hours

  • ATR1760 Athletic Training Practicum I (1)
  • ATR1800 Responding to Emergencies (2)
  • ATR2050 Foundations of Athletic Training (2)
  • ATR2500 Prevention and Care-Acute Athletic Injuries/Illness (4)
  • PED2550 Advanced Strength Training and Conditioning: Certification Preparation (4)
  • ATR2750 Athletic Training Practicum II (2)
  • ATR2760 Athletic Training Practicum III (2)
  • ATR3200 Emergency Medical Response (4)
  • PED3480 Sport Psychology (4)
  • ATR3500 Medical Aspects in Athletic Training (4)
  • ATR3510/z Assessment-Lower Extremity/Viscera/Lab (4)
  • ATR3530/z Assessment-Upper Extremity/Axial Skeleton/Lab (4)
  • ATR3550/z Therapeutic Exercise/Lab (4)
  • ATR3600/z Therapeutic Modalities/Lab (4)
  • ATR3750 Athletic Training Practicum IV (3)
  • ATR3760 Athletic Training Practicum V (3)
  • ATR4150 Administration of Athletic Training (4)
  • ATR4750 Athletic Training Practicum VI (3)
  • ATR4760 Athletic Training Practicum VII (3)
  • ATR4990 Athletic Training Senior Seminar/Board of Certification Preparation (2)