The Athletic Training program at the University of Miami is a graduate professional program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). The program is designed to provide a structured classroom and clinical experience to prepare students to become eligible to sit for the Board of Certification exam.
Athletic Trainers (ATs) are health care professionals who render service or treatment, under the direction of or in collaboration with a physician. As a part of the health care team, services provided by ATs include injury and illness prevention, wellness promotion and education, emergent care, examination, and clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention, and rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions.
Please see the Athletic Training website or the Athletic Training Guidelines Manual for the course sequence requirements and other important information regarding the requirements for completion of the Athletic Training degree.
|Core Courses (54 credits) 1|
|KIN 663||Foundations of Athletic Training||3|
|KIN 664||Orthopedic Assessment 1: Pathophysiology of Injuries||3|
|KIN 665||Orthopedic Assessment 2: Examination of the Musculoskeletal System||3|
|KIN 682||Clinical Pathology and Immediate Primary Care||3|
|KIN 688||Advanced Gross Anatomy in Kinesiology and Sport Sciences||3|
|KIN 714||Therapeutic Interventions||3|
|KIN 715||Evidence-Based Sports Medicine and Research Methods||3|
|KIN 716||Advanced Rehabilitation Techniques in Athletic Training||3|
|KIN 717||Applied Clinical Techniques in Athletic Training||3|
|KIN 718||Administration and Professional Development||3|
|KIN 720||Practicum in Athletic Training||3|
|KIN 722||Practicum in Athletic Training 2||3|
|KIN 724||Practicum in Athletic Training III||3|
|KIN 735||Methods in Biomechanical Analysis||3|
|KIN 763||Seminar and Special Topics in Athletic Training||3|
|KIN 764||Athletic Training Clinical Field Experience||6|
|or KIN 800||Supervised Practicum|
|KIN 766||Research in Athletic Training||3|
|Choose 2 Course (6 Credits) From the Following Electives 2||6|
|Athletic Training Techniques - Manual Therapy|
|Diagnostic Imaging Techniques in Sports Medicine|
|Independent Study 1: Clinical Internship Experience|
|Independent Study 2: Research Experience|
|Teaching Assistant Training in Kinesiology|
|Sports Medicine for the Female Athlete|
|Total Credit Hours||60|
Required courses may be substituted with elective courses with approval from the Program Director and Department.
Upon the approval of the Program Director, you may take other KIN courses.