B.S. in Athletic Training Program (ATP)
The Athletic Training (AT) Strategic Alliance released an official statement about
the professional degree for athletic training. The AT Strategic Alliance is made up
of the Board of Certification (BOC), Commission on Accreditation on Athletic Training
Education (CAATE), National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA) and the NATA Research
& Education Foundation. The current Standard 2 states "CAATE accredited professional
athletic training programs must result in the granting of a master's degree in Athletic
In order to maintain and continue our CAATE accredited professional (undergraduate) Athletic Training Program (ATP), and prepare this important degree transition, Fall 2017 was last admission for the B.S. in Athletic Training.
Note: Current SJSU students may declare B.S. in Athletic Training, but only students who are formally admitted into the Athletic Training Program (ATP) through our secondary ATP admission will be granted a B.S. in Athletic Training.
San Jose State University's B.S. in Athletic Training Program is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).
The Professional Athletic Training Program prepares qualified athletic trainers for the profession by establishing their eligibility to take the Board of Certification (BOC) Examination. The program emphasis develops cognitive skills, psychomotor mastery, and affective values.