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Department of Athletic Training

Curriculum

The Department of Athletic Training offers the B.S. degree in Athletic Training. To graduate from High Point University with this degree, students must complete the following:

B.S. in Athletic Training
Major Requirements 68 credits
University Core Requirements 50 credits
Electives 10 credits

TOTAL

128 credits


Requirements for a B.S. in Athletic Training (68 credits)

  • ATR 1150. Health & Nutrition (4)
  • ATR 1211. Introduction to Athletic Training (4)
  • ATR 1300. Medical Terminology (1)
  • ATR 1311. Emergency Care (4)
  • ATR 2101. Lower Extremity Injury Assessment (3)
  • ATR 2111. Lower Extremity Injury Assessment Laboratory (1)
  • ATR 2117. Athletic Training Clinical Experience I (1)
  • ATR 2202. Upper Extremity/Injury Assessment (3)
  • ATR 2217. Athletic Training Clinical Experience II (1)
  • ATR 2222. Upper Extremity Injury Assessment Laboratory (1)
  • ATR 2130. General Medical & Pharmacology (2)
  • ATR 2230. Psychosocial Aspects in Athletic Training (2)
  • ATR 2231. Organization, Administration, Ethics in Athletic Training (2)
  • ATR 3101/3101L. Therapeutic Modalities (4)
  • ATR 3117. Athletic Training Clinical Experience III (1)
  • ATR 3202/3202L. Therapeutic Exercise & Manual Techniques (4)
  • ATR 3217. Athletic Training Clinical Experience IV (1)
  • ATR 4117. Athletic Training Clinical Experience V (1)
  • ATR 4180. Seminar in Athletic Training (4)
  • ATR 4200. Applied Neuromuscular and Biomechanical Concepts (3)
  • ATR 4217. Athletic Training Clinical Experience VI (1)
  • BIO 2070. Human Anatomy (4)
  • BIO 2060. Human Physiology (4)
  • EXS 2200. Exercise Physiology (4)
  • EXS 2300. Biomechanics (4)
  • EXS 3200. Exercise Testing and Prescription (4)

Athletic Training Plan of Study

In addition to HPU general education requirements, the following plan of study is required for current students who apply in the spring and are formally admitted to the BS in Athletic Training major for fall.

Prospective athletic training students who are not yet enrolled at High Point University should contact Dr. Jolene Henning (jhenning@highpoint.edu) directly to learn about future curriculum plans.

Freshman Year

FALL
BIO 2070 Human Anatomy (4)
ATR 1311 Emergency Care (4)
SPRING
BIO 2060 Human Physiology (4)
ATR 1211 Introduction to Athletic Training (4)
ATR 1300 Medical Terminology (1)
** Submission of ATEP application – April 1st
** Formal admission to the Athletic Training Education Program – May

Sophomore Year

FALL
ATR 1150 Health & Nutrition (4)
ATR 2101 Lower Extremity Injury Assessment (3)
ATR 2111 Clinical in Upper Extremity Injury Assessment (1)
ATR 2117 Field Experience in Athletic Training (1)
SPRING
ATR 2202 Upper Extremity/Injury Assessment (3)
ATR 2222 Clinical in Upper Extremity Injury Assessment (1)
ATR 2217 Field Experience in Athletic Training (1)

Junior Year

FALL
EXS 2300 Biomechanics (4)
ATR 3101 Therapeutic Modalities (4)
ATR 2130 General Medical & Pharmacology (2)
ATR 3117 Field Experience in Athletic Training (1)
SPRING
EXS 2200 Physiology of Exercise (4)
ATR 3202 Therapeutic Exercise & Manual Techniques (4)
ATR 2230 Psychosocial Aspects in Athletic Training (2)
ATR 2231 Organization, Administration, Ethics in Athletic Training (2)
ATR 3217 Field Experience in Athletic Training (1)

Senior Year

FALL
ATR 4117 Field Experience in Athletic Training (1)
EXS 3200 Exercise Testing & Prescription (4)
SPRING
ATR 4217 Field Experience in Athletic Training (1)
ATR 4180 Seminar in Athletic Training (4)

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