BS in Athletic Training

Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training

The Department of Exercise Sciences and Physical Education (ESPE) is home to the first Athletic Training Education Bachelor of Science degree program in New Jersey. The Athletic Training major (ATTR) at Montclair State University is dedicated to providing a high quality, state of the art educational program consistent with the professional and ethical requirements of the profession of Athletic Training. Students will have the opportunity to learn in a dynamic and challenging professional preparation program geared toward preparing them for certification and practice as certified athletic trainers. The faculty and staff are committed to provide the highest quality professional education in a nurturing environment for a diverse student population.

Athletic trainers are allied health professionals, recognized by the American Medical Association, who are highly educated and skilled in injuries that result from physical activity. The certified athletic trainer works with the physically active to prevent, rehabilitate, and manage athletic injuries and general medical conditions in secondary schools; universities; clinics; professional teams; military; sports medicine clinics and hospitals; performing arts; physician offices; occupational workplaces and industry. 

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Athletic Training Brochure
The Athletic Training Education Program (ATEP) at Montclair State University is dedicated to providing a high quality, state of the art educational program consistent with the professional and ethical requirements of the profession of Athletic Training. Athletic trainers are allied health professionals licensed to practice by the Board of Medical Examiners and recognized by the American Medical Association.

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