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Athletic training is a growing allied health profession dealing with the prevention, evaluation, management and rehabilitation of injuries to the physically active. To become an athletic trainer, one needs to:

  • be admitted into an accredited athletic training program
  • plan to obtain a master’s degree in athletic training
  • pass the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Board of Certification examination and
  • comply with state athletic training laws
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How does a two-year, liberal arts college fit into the plans to become a certified athletic trainer, if it requires a master’s degree?

  1. Andrew College can provide hands-on practical experience for you, while preparing you to enter a bachelor’s program with a master’s in athletic training as the next step.
  2. Andrew College also provides classroom knowledge to get a firm foundation to enter an accredited athletic training program.
  3. You would have the opportunity to get experience working with college-level men’s and women’s soccer, baseball, softball, men’s golf, women’s basketball, and women’s volleyball.

Athletic Training Forms

For more information about the athletic training program at Andrew College, please contact:

Dr. Phillip Latimer, D.C., B.Sc.
Director of Athletic Safety and Therapy
Office: 229-209-5380
Fax: 229-732-5954