Academic Catalog 2024-2025

Athletic Training, Bachelor of Science Option IV - (Concentration I) - Teacher Certification

The University Core Curriculum is the same across all undergraduate bachelor's programs.   Please consult the academic advisor for your designated major before selecting courses in this area.


General Education Core Curriculum42
General Education Core TCCNS Equivalent
Major Requirements56
Professional Development21
Concentration Requirements6
Total Hours125

General Education Core Curriculum (Standard) 1

ENGL 1301Freshman English I3
ENGL 1302Freshman English II3
MATH 1314College Algebra3
Life and Physical Sciences
BIOL 1306Biological Science I3
BIOL 2301Human Anat & Phys I3
Language, Philosophy, and Culture
ENGL 2332World Literature I3
Creative Arts
MUSI 1315Fine Arts In Daily Living3
American History
HIST 1301Soc & Pol Hist US to 18773
HIST 1302Soc & Pol Hist US Since 18773
Government/Political Science
POLS 2305American Government3
POLS 2306Texas Government3
Social and Behavioral Sciences
PSYC 2301General Psychology3
Institutional Options
COMM 1321Business & Professional Comm3
or COMM 1315 Public Address
EDCI 2310Ins Tec3
Total Hours42

General Education Core Curriculum (TCCNS Equivalent)

Major (Athletic Training)

ATR 206Intro to Athletic Trn3
ATR 210Athletic Taping & Bracing1
ATR 212Medical Terminology in At1
ATR 222Emerg Medical Tech3
ATR 223Clinical Preceptorship I2
ATR 303Biomechanics of Ex & SP Scienc3
ATR 318Ortho Assessment Upper I3
ATR 340Organ & Admin in AT3
ATR 408Therapeutic Modalities in AT4
ATR 413Rehablitation Technique in AT4
ATR 319Ortho Assessment Lower II3
KIN 127Foundations I3
KIN 399Physical Ed Seminar2
KIN 438Physiology of Exercise I3
Cognate Courses
FS 102Freshman Seminar/ first Year Experience1
BIOL 111Biological Science Lab I1
BIOL 112Biological Science Lab II1
BIOL 1307Biological Science II3
BIOL 2302Human Anat & Phys II3
PHYS 1301College Physics I3
PHYS 213College Phys Lab I1
GEOG 1303World Regional Geography3
Total Hours57

Professional Development

EDCI 404Cert Sem3
EDCI 310Field Based I Perf Focus Tchng3
EDCI 339Classrm Mngt3
EDCI 328Field Based -II Perf Focus Tch3
EDCI 350Desgng & Implg Inst/Assessment3
Total Hours21


NUTR 235Introduction to Nutrition3
MATH 1342Elementary Statistics3
Total Hours6

Students should be advised by a major advisor prior to registering for any credit, particularly any core curriculum credit as listed.

The 125 credit hours of concentration include the credit hours required for the Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training and Teacher Certification. All degree candidates must complete a 1350 clock hour internship working under a certified/licensed athletic trainer, and an approved externship.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
First SemesterHours
FS 102 Freshman Seminar/ first Year Experience 1
KIN 127 Foundations I 3
ENGL 1301 Freshman English I 3
HIST 1301 Soc & Pol Hist US to 1877 3
MATH 1314 College Algebra 3
BIOL 1306 Biological Science I 3
BIOL 111 Biological Science Lab I 1
Second Semester
ENGL 1302 Freshman English II 3
HIST 1302 Soc & Pol Hist US Since 1877 3
GEOG 1303 World Regional Geography 3
COMM 1321
Business & Professional Comm
or Public Address
ATR 212 Medical Terminology in At 1
BIOL 1307 Biological Science II 3
BIOL 112 Biological Science Lab II 1
Second Year
Third Semester
ATR 222 Emerg Medical Tech 3
BIOL 2301 Human Anat & Phys I 3
POLS 2305 American Government 3
EDCI 2310
Ins Tec
or Intro To Compr Science I
ATR 206 Intro to Athletic Trn 3
ATR 210 Athletic Taping & Bracing 1
Fourth Semester
MUSI 1315 Fine Arts In Daily Living (or any approved Gen Ed Creative Arts Course) 3
POLS 2306 Texas Government 3
ENGL 2332 World Literature I 3
PSYC 2301 General Psychology 3
BIOL 2302 Human Anat & Phys II 3
"PE 1XX" 1
Third Year
Fifth Semester
ATR 223 Clinical Preceptorship I 2
EDCI 404 Cert Sem 3
ATR 318 Ortho Assessment Upper I 3
PHYS 1301 College Physics I 3
PHYS 213 College Phys Lab I 1
ATR 303 Biomechanics of Ex & SP Scienc 3
Sixth Semester
ATR 340 Organ & Admin in AT 3
MATH 1342 Elementary Statistics 3
EDCI 310 Field Based I Perf Focus Tchng 3
EDCI 339 Classrm Mngt 3
ATR 319 Ortho Assessment Lower II 3
"PE 1XX" 1
Fourth Year
Seventh Semester
ATR 408 Therapeutic Modalities in AT 4
KIN 438 Physiology of Exercise I 3
EDCI 328 Field Based -II Perf Focus Tch 3
EDCI 350 Desgng & Implg Inst/Assessment 3
NUTR 235 Introduction to Nutrition 3
Eighth Semester
KIN 399 Physical Ed Seminar 2
ATR 413 Rehablitation Technique in AT 4
"PE 1XX"
 Total Hours125