The Sports Medicine program leads to an Associate of Science degree curriculum preparing students to transfer to a four-year institution. Certification athletic trainers are professionals who specialize in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of injuries caused by athletic, physical activity. This program will provide the background and fundamentals needed to successfully pursue a bachelor’s degree. It also gives students exposure to the life of athletic trainers.

With the completion of a bachelor’s degree, certified athletic trainers are employed in colleges, high schools, doctor’s offices and clinics. Many athletic trainers continue their education to the master’s degree level.


Related Careers

  • Fitness and Wellness Coordinator
  • Fitness Trainer and Aerobics Instructor
  • Physical Therapist Aide
  • Athletic Trainer
  • Dietetic Technician
  • Exercise Physiologist
Program taught in:
  • English

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This course is Campus based
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Sep 2020
4 semesters
12,425 USD
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