academic component

The following courses represent the professional core of the program. Course descriptions can be found in Exercise Science Department pages of the SCSU Online Undergraduate Catalog, while a standard listing of the professional courses can be found in the Athletic Training Major page of the Catalog. The four year plan for athletic training majors can be found here.

FOUR YEAR CURRICULUM PLAN – FALL 2015

FIRST YEAR (FRESHMAN) FALL

FIRST YEAR (FRESHMAN) SPRING

EXS 158 (1) Athletic Training Professional Practice

T1FY (3) Inquiry Course

MAT 100 or WLL (3)

Foreign Language Prerequisite (100) (3)

T1TF (3) COM 101 Professional Presentations (preferred)

T1CT (3)

 Credits: 16

EXS 185 (3) Concepts & Practices of Athletic Training

EXS 281 (3) Anatomy & Physiology I

T1QR (3) MAT 107 Statistics

T1WC (3) ENG 112

T2MB (3) Wellness

Foreign Language Prereq. (101) (3)

Credits: 18

SECOND YEAR (SOPHOMORE) FALL

SECOND YEAR (SOPHOMORE) SPRING

EXS 282 (3) Anatomy & Physiology II

EXS 283 (2) Clinical Anatomy & Kinesiology

EXS 288 (3) Orthopedic Assessment Lumbar Spine & Lower Extremity

EXS 202 (1) Athletic Training Clinical Practice I

T2LE or T2PR (3-4) Required BIO, CHE or PHY)

PCH 200 (3) Introduction To Nutrition

Credits:  15/16

EXS 286 (3) Physical Agents for Musculoskeletal Injuries

EXS 289 (3) Orthopedic Assessment Cervical Spine & Upper Extremity

EXS 328 (2) Advanced Taping & Bracing Techniques

EXS 203 (1) Athletic Training Clinical Practice II

T1MC (3) WLL 200 level

T2AE (3) American Experience

BIO 111 or CHE 121 (3-4) if necessary

Credits: 15-18

THIRD YEAR (JUNIOR) FALL

THIRD YEAR (JUNIOR) SPRING

EXS 227 (3) Emergency Principles of Athletic Training

EXS 388 (3) Therapeutic Exercise for Musculoskeletal Injuries

EXS 411 (3) General Medical Perspectives

EXS 302 (2) Athletic Training Clinical Practice III

EXS 383 or 384 (3)  Biomechanics / Exercise Physiology

T2LE or T2PR (3-4) Required BIO, CHE or PHY)

Credits: 17/18

EXS 490 (3) Organization & Administration in Athletic Training

EXS 303 (2) Athletic Training Clinical Practice IV

EXS 383 or 384 (3) Biomechanics / Exercise Physiology

T2TP (3) Time and Place

T2GA (3) Global Awareness

BIO 111 or CHE 121 if necessary

Credits: 14-18

FOURTH YEAR (SENIOR) FALL

FOURTH YEAR ( SENIOR) SPRING

EXS 308 (3) Essentials of Strength & Conditioning

EXS 402 (3) Athletic Training Clinical Practice V

EXS 301 (3) Exercise & Nutrition

T2CE (3) Cultural Expression

Free Elective (3)

Credits : 15

EXS 403 (3) Athletic Training Clinical Practice VI (Tier III)

EXS 380 (3) Sport Psychology

T2CC (3) Conflict & Consensus

T2CD (3) Creative Drive

Free Elective (3)

Credits : 15

 Plan may be altered in communication with advisor and student goals

Students considering graduate programs should consider BIO 110/111, CHE 120/121 for Tier 2 requirements, other students can consider BIO 104