Athletic Training (B.S.)

Description

The University offers a bachelor of science (B.S.) in athletic training with an applied medicine concentration.

The emphasis of Indiana State University's undergraduate athletic training curriculum, applied medicine concentration, is to provide students with classroom knowledge and clinical skills to be eligible for employment in the healthcare sector or graduate studies in a variety of health professions programs.

Coursework in the department emphasizes strong theoretical foundations in the basic sciences and rehabilitative medicine as well as critical thinking and problem-solving skills needed for effective patient care. Undergraduate students are encouraged to chose a minor or certificate program that aligns with their career goals. Students also benefit from clinical observation experiences with healthcare professionals.

Admission

Upon admission to the University, students can select a major of athletic training with the applied medicine concentration.

Required Courses

Careers

Students graduating from the B.S. in athletic training, applied medicine concentration have been successful in gaining admission to the following graduate programs:

  • Athletic Training
  • Exercise Science
  • Health Promotion
  • Physician Assistant Studies
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Nutrition
  • Other health and wellness professions

Students have obtained employment as rehabilitation technicians, medical sales, medical office administrators, as well as a variety of other health and wellness positions.

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Students have many sources of financial support for their studies, including financial aid, work-study programs, veterans' benefits, and special scholarships for entering freshmen and transfer students.

In addition, the Department of Applied Medicine and Rehabilitation offers several scholarships and awards.

Further Information

Prospective students should contact the Office of Admissions for further information and assistance.

Department of Applied Medicine and Rehabilitation
Indiana State University
812-237-8232

 

The Graduate Catalog and Undergraduate Catalog of Indiana State University are the documents of authority for all students. The requirements given in the catalogs supersede information issued by any academic department, program, college, or school. The University reserves the right to change the requirements at any time.

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Contact

Prospective students should contact the Office of Admissions for further information and assistance.

Currently enrolled students should contact the following:

Department of Applied Medicine and Rehabilitation
Indiana State University
812-237-8232