About Undergrad Athletic Training Program

Athletic Training Lab

Undergraduate (B.S.) Program

The mission of the Athletic Training Education Program (ATEP) is to prepare qualified athletic trainers for the profession by establishing their eligibility to take the Board of Certification (BOC) Examination.

The emphasis is placed on developing cognitive skills, psychomotor mastery, and affective values in:

  • Injury Prevention;
  • Clinical Evaluation and Diagnosis;
  • Immediate Care;
  • Treatment, Rehabilitation, and Reconditioning;
  • Organization and administration; and
  • Professional Responsibility.

Student education occurs in courses and in a variety of clinical experineces. Our program prepares students for entry-level careers in the care, prevention and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. San Jose State University Undergraduate Athletic Training Education Program is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) through August 2019.  CAATE, 2210 Double Creek Drive, Suite 5006, Round Rock, TX 78664 (512) 733.9700.

 

SJSU ATEP Board of Certification (BOC) Examination Report

Year

Number of Students Taking BOC Exam

Number of Students First Time Taking BOC Exam

Number of Students Pass on First Attempt

SJSU First Attempt Pass Rate on BOC Exam

SJSU Overall Pass Rate on BOC Exam

National Average First Attempt Pass Rate

 2013-2014 11 7 5 71.4% 72.7% 82.6%
 2012-2013 10 6 4  66.7%  100%  84.0%
 2011-2012 13 4 2 50.0% 75.0%  81.0%
 Total  34  17  11  62.7% 82.6%  82.5%