The Athletic Training Education Program (ATEP) at Montclair State University prepares students for careers as certified athletic trainers and culminates in a BS in athletic training. Athletic trainers are allied health professionals who provide health care for people who participate in strenuous activities. The Athletic Training Education Program (ATEP) and Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training prepare students for the Board of Certification examination and professional practice in the field. Graduates who pass the certification examination can be employed as Athletic Trainers at high schools, colleges and universities, sports medicine clinics, professional athletic settings and health care facilities. The ATEP is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).