B.S. in Athletic Training

The Athletic Training Education Program at Norwich University develops a student’s skills in recognition, prevention, evaluation, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. Students also develop expertise in health-care administration and ethical responsibility throughout the program.

A training exercise with an immobile patient

Norwich University Athletic Training Students practice spine boarding with local EMTs and Certified Athletic Trainers.

Athletic Training Students are required to take a number of classes in anatomy, physiology, biology, and chemistry.  As a part of their course work, students take part in six semesters of clinical rotations in various settings including, but not limited to, high school and college athletics, rehabilitation clinics and hospitals.  Within these supervised situations the Athletic Training Students clinical skills will evolve but they will also develop rational thinking and problem solving skills.  With completion of the required coursework, students in the Athletic Training Education Program, will be eligible to sit for the Board of Certification Exam.  View the exam pass rates.

The Norwich University undergraduate Athletic Training Education Program has been accredited since 2005 by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education. The program is officially recognized as having met standards established by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association.

 

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