Students interested in a career in Athletic Training must attend an Athletic Training graduate program. Those pursuing admission into athletic training programs must complete specific prerequisite courses, but a specific major is not required. Most students major in Exercise Science.

The following courses are the most likely to be recommended or required for Athletic Training graduate schools. These prerequisite courses vary by school. Students are encouraged to consider their specific list of graduate programs in order to work with an advisor to formulate a customized four-year plan.

See sample Academic Plan

Courses required or recommended for Athletic Training program application:

CHEM 140

BIOC 201

BIOL 150

BIOL 200

BIOL 204

BIOL 325

CLAS 225

EXSC 315

EXSC 340

MATH 141 (if required based on placement)

MATH 151

PHYS 130

PSYC 101

STAT 201

Transfer Credits:

Across the Core Curriculum and other programs of Monmouth College, most transfer courses are accepted. Departments Chairs have the final determination regarding how transfer credit will be applied to meet major or minor requirements. More information for transfer students is available on our Admission Transfer Credits page.