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Athletic Training, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Pensacola, FL, United States
The Athletic Training (AT) major from University of West Florida is designed to prepare students for an entry-level allied healthcare career in the athletic training profession (high school athletics, college/university athletics, professional sport teams, industrial, or sports medicine clinic/outreach settings). 
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Overview

Learning outcomes

This Athletic Training program from University of West Florida, specifically designed to meet national and state licensure requirements, includes a three-year comprehensive plan of study starting in the sophomore year that combines classroom and clinical education components. Students graduating from this program may be eligible to sit for the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) Board of Certification (BOC) examination and athletic training state licensure/certification in Florida (as well as other states). 

BOC exam eligibility requirements are defined in the ATP Retention and Program Progression Guidelines.  Contact the Program Director for this information.  This is a limited access program and acceptance to the University does not constitute admission to the upper division portion of the Athletic Training major. A separate application must be made to the department during spring semester of the sophomore year.

Accreditation

The AT major is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Pharmacology Application in Athletic Training 
  • Basic Care and Prevention Principles of Athletic Training
  • Advanced Prevention and Care of Injuries in Health, Leisure, and Sports
  • Functional Kinesiology 
  • Management Strategies in Athletic Training 
  • Protective Methods in Sports Medicine 
  • General Medical Conditions
  • Rehabilitation of Athletic Injuries

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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General Requirements

  • International Graduate Application and Application Fee
  • Official College Transcripts
  • Official Credential Evaluation
  • English Proficiency Test
  • Graduate Admission Test Scores
  • Immigration Requirements
  • Health Requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    648 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 648 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    218 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 218 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Pensacola

  • 892 - 1480 USD/month
    Living Costs

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