Endicott is no longer accepting students into the undergraduate athletic training program. Please see our new Exercise Science/Pre-Professional Athletic Training 3+2 (B.S./M.S.) program.
The athletic training major at Endicott College will prepare students for a career in a variety of fields within the athletic training industry. Our accredited program, rigorous coursework, and cutting-edge sports facilities will give students a leg-up in a very competitive field.
The athletic training program explores five key areas:
- Injury/illness prevention and wellness protection
- Clinical evaluation and diagnosis
- Immediate and emergency care
- Treatment and rehabilitation
- Organization and professional health and wellbeing
You'll gain practical hands-on experience and a strong foundation in the discipline through an intensive educational curriculum containing the necessary competencies and proficiencies established by the National Athletic Training Association (NATA) Education Council.
In addition to the program's tuition and fees, there are additional costs for students seeking a Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training. Download information on some of these costs below.
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Requirements for the Athletic Training Program are as follows:
A combined score of at least 1100 is required.
Promotion and Graduation
Students must achieve a "C+" (77) or better in all athletic training courses and sciences. Courses can only be repeated once. Students must also have a 2.5 GPA at the beginning of their junior year to be promoted and graduated from Endicott College. At selected points in the program, students must pass a comprehensive examination to continue in the major.
The Clinical Education Coordinator places students in formal clinical sites. Students gain a variety of clinical experiences under the direct supervision of Endicott's certified athletic training staff and through placements at our formal affiliations with high schools, colleges, rehabilitation facilities, and sports medicine clinics. Please click on the link below for a description of internship and clinical education course objectives.
Transportation to Clinical Sites
Students are responsible for their own transportation to clinical sites.
(from another athletic training program)
Transfer students from another college must present a course description of each athletic training course taken and a transcript from the previous program for evaluation by the Athletic Training Curriculum Committee. A grade of "C+" or better is required for transfer credit to be considered for all Athletic Training courses and science courses.
In order to register for classes and before you can be officially enrolled in the athletic training program, you must sign the form that states that you meet the technical standards for the Athletic Training program, which is required by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). The Technical Standards form is included in the Athletic Training Student Manual and can be obtained by clicking on the link below.
Technical Standards Form (pdf)
All students in the Bachelor degree Athletic Training program must be enrolled as full-time students.
The Athletic Training Program meets all eligibility requirements to sit for the Board of Certification Examination.
Curriculum Requirements - Total Credits Required: 128
Freshman - Credits: 36
- Quantitative Reasoning General Education Requirement (Cr: 3)
AT 100 - Internship (Cr: 2)
AT 101 - Athletic Training I (Cr: 4)
AT 203 - Athletic Training II (Cr: 4)
BIO 201/201L - Anatomy and Physiology I and Lab (Cr: 4)
BIO 202/202L - Anatomy and Physiology II and Lab (Cr: 4)
ENG 111 - Critical Reading and Writing I (Cr: 3)
Satisfies the Writing Designated Core requirement.
ENG 112 - Critical Reading and Writing II (Cr: 3)
Satisfies the Writing Designated Core requirement.
EX 110 - Risk Assessment and Care (Cr: 3)
PE 210 - Nutrition (Cr: 3)
Satisfies Science and Technology General Education Requirement
PSY 100 - General Psychology (Cr: 3)
Satisfies Individual and Society General Education Requirement
Sophomore - Credits: 33
- Values and Ethical Reasoning General Education Requirement (Cr. 3)
AT 200 - Clinical Education Experience (Cr: 2)
AT 201 - Clinical Education Experience (Cr: 2)
AT 216/216L - Exercise Physiology and Lab (Cr: 4)
Satisfies Writing Designated requirement
AT 301 - Evaluation of Injury I (Cr: 4)
AT 304 - Kinesiology (Cr: 4)
AT 308 - Structural Kinesiology (Cr: 4)
CHE 105/105L - General Chemistry I and Lab (Cr: 4)
PE 208 - Personal and Community Health (Cr: 3)
PE 234 - Strength and Conditioning (Cr: 3)
Junior - Credits: 29
- Literary Perspectives General Education Requirement (Cr: 3)
AT 302 - Evaluation of Injury II (Cr: 4)
AT 305 - Therapeutic Exercise (Cr: 4)
AT 306 - Administration of Athletic Training Programs (Cr: 3)
AT 307 - Therapeutic Modalities (Cr: 3)
AT 310 - Athletic Training Practicum (Cr: 3)
AT 311 - Athletic Training Practicum (Cr: 3)
AT 330 - Pharmacological Perspectives in Athletic Training (Cr: 3)
BIO 335 - Pathophysiology (Cr: 3)
Senior - Credits: 30
- Aesthetic Awareness and Creative Expression General Education Requirement (Cr: 3)
- Global Issues General Education Requirement (Cr. 3)
- World Cultures General Education Requirement (Cr: 3)
AT 402 - Clinical Education Experience (Cr: 3)
AT 480 - Clinical Education Experience (Cr: 12)
AT 489 - Senior Thesis I (Cr: 3)
AT 490 - Senior Thesis II (Cr: 3)
Upon completion of the athletic training program, students will:
- Demonstrate the application and mastery of clinical skills and proficiencies.
- Communicate effectively in a clinical setting.
- Communicate effectively in written form within the conventions of the athletic training discipline.
- Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in intellectual discourse within the discipline of athletic training.
- Demonstrate competency in all domains of athletic training.
View academic catalog and learning outcomes
Internships and Careers
An Endicott education means you'll graduate with a degree and a resume.
Athletic training graduates find employment opportunities in high schools, colleges, sports medicine clinics, fitness and rehabilitation facilities, and with professional sports teams. Many graduates also pursue advanced degrees. Take a look at what our graduates have been up to lately.
- Sports Medicine North
- North Shore Physicians Group
- University of Massachusetts Lowell
- Physical Therapy North
- Spaulding Rehabilitation Network
- Atlanta Hawks
- Charlotte Hornets
- Sports Medicine North
- Health South
- Boston College
Graduate School Acceptances
- Auburn University
- Baylor University
- Duke University
- Boston University
- University of Kentucky
The professional Athletic Training degree program at Endicott College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). Upon graduation, students will be eligible to sit for the Board of Certification (BOC) examination and pursue a career as an Athletic Trainer (ATC). Endicott College has accepted its final cohort (Fall 2019) for the Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training. We are no longer accepting students into the Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training program. Students wishing to pursue a career in athletic training should apply to the Exercise Science/Pre-Professional Athletic Training Program. In this accelerated model, students earn a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and a Master Science in Athletic Training within 5 years of study. The Program is fully accredited and meets the CAATE 2020 Curricular Standards.