Requirements For Admission To The Athletic Training Education Program
1. Completion of application to the professional program for Athletic
2. Successful completion of (minimal) 200 hours in the pre-clinical
aspect of Athletic Training at CCSU.
3. Departmental Requirements for Preliminary Acceptancea.
a. Completion of 45 credits of which a minimum of 15 credits have
been earned at CCSU.
b. Successful completion of 3 credits of anatomy (C- or higher
c. Successful completion of EXS 112 Introduction to Athletic Training
and EXS 217 Care & Treatment of Athletic Injuries at CCSU (C- or
higher grade in both courses).
d. Successful completion of BMS 380 Emergency Medical Technician
and current State of Connecticut or National Registry EMT-B
Certification (or higher).
e. University Grade Point average of 2.50.
f. Departmental Grade Point average of 2.50.
g. Two letters of recommendation (from persons who can best
assess the candidate's potential).
h. The presentation of an essay demonstrating the command of the
English language setting out the reasons for wanting to enroll in
the program, and emphasizing experiences relative to Athletic
Training. (500-750 words).
i. An interview with the Personnel Committee of the Department of
Physical Education and Human Performance including at least
one clinical supervisor.