COLLEGE OF SOCIAL SCIENCES, HEALTH, AND EDUCATION
ATHLETIC TRAINING is an allied health profession within the American Medical Association. Athletic trainers specialize in the prevention, evaluation, management and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. Xavier University’s Athletic Training Education Program (XU-ATEP) follows the guidelines created by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association and is accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). Students combine classroom instruction and clinical experiences to promote their mastery of professional competencies and prepare to be eligible for the Board of Certification (BOC) national examination.
Bachelor of Science (BS) in Athletic Training
The Xavier Advantage:
Be job-ready after learning with certified athletic trainers in clinical and classroom settings.
Get exposure to NCAA Division I athletes in a variety of men’s and women’s sports at Xavier University, including top-ranked men’s and women’s Muskie basketball teams.
Develop experience working with local high-school athletes, professional teams and patients at physical therapy clinics and hospitals. Program graduates have worked at such clinical sites as Cincinnati Bengals Football, Cincinnati Reds Baseball, Cincinnati Cyclones Hockey and area high schools.
Live in Cincinnati, home to the Cincinnati Reds, based in the Great American Ballpark, and the annual Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon, recently named one of the top 20 international marathons by Runner’s World magazine.
Xavier athletic training graduates go on to:
Boston Red Sox Missouri University of Science & Technology Oxford Physical Therapy Indianapolis Public Schools TriHealth Good Samaritan Hospital Physical Therapy
Graduate programs in athletic training, cardiac rehabilitation, kinesiology, sports psychology, business and marketing
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