The major in athletic training at Middle Tennessee State University is designed to prepare students for the profession of athletic training through a holistic integrated health care/medical model with numerous academic and clinical experiences.
The program is designed and directed by the essentials and guidelines of the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) of the American Medical Association and the Board of Certification (BOC). The program has been awarded CAATE accreditation for an entry-level athletic training education program.
It is our philosophy at MTSU to provide each student with a holistic education that includes a vast array of professional experiences. There are five goals of the program:
For more information about the Athletic Training program you may contact: Dr. Helen Binkley, Department of HHP, MTSU, Box 96, Murfreesboro, TN 37132. (615) 904-8192 or Helen.Binkley@mtsu.edu.