Athletic Training Option (B.S. in Human Performance)
The Department of Health & Human Performance is now offering coursework and clinical experience hours required by the Texas Department of Health Services and the Texas Advisory Board of Athletic Trainers towards the completion of the Texas State License in Athletic Training. Students wishing to purse this credential should major in Human Performance. Students must also complete an apprenticeship under the direct supervision of a Texas Licensed Athletic Trainer consisting of a minimum of 1,800 hours during at least five long (fall/spring) semesters. Students who want to become a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) will need to pursue a master's degree in a CAATE accredited entry-level master's program upon completion of their bachelor's degree. Please contact the Director of Athletic Training Education for more details.