Four-Year Plan of Study

Suggested Four-Year Plan of Study – effective Fall 2010

First Year 
Fall Semester  Credit Hours  Spring Semester  Credit Hours 
ENG 101 Composition & Rhetoric I 4 ENG 102 Composition & Rhetoric II 4
HSC100Health Science 2 MAT 160/170 College Algebra/Precalculus 4
ITM 200 Introduction to Computers 1 HSC 150 Emergency Response 3
ESC 110 Intro to Exercise Sci & Sports Studies or    HSC231 Human Anatomy & Physiology II 3
HSC 120 Introduction to Allied Health Professions 2 HSC 235 Human Anatomy & Physiology Lab II 1
HSC 230 Human Anatomy & Physiology I  3  ATT 175 Practicum in Athletic Training I   1-2
HSC 234 Human Anatomy & Physiology Lab I  1  GTW 102 Gateways II 1
ESC 105 Biokinetics & Conditioning† 2    
GTW 100 Gateways I 1    
Total Hours   15-16  Total Hours   17-18 
Second Year 
Fall Semester  Credit Hours  Spring Semester  Credit Hours 
CHE 152 General Chemistry I 3 BIO 204 Biological Unity 4
CHE 153 General Chemistry LabI 1 HSC 203 Nutrition 3
ESC 270 Prevention & Care of Sports Injuries   3  ATT 274 Examination & Assess Musculo Inj I  3 
ATT 275 Practicum in Athletic Training II  1-2  ATT 276 Practicum in Athletic Training III  2 
HSC 130 Medical Terminology 1 PHL 209 Biomedical Ethics 4
PSY 200 General Psychology 4 Electives 1-2
Electives 1-2    
Total Hours   15-16  Total Hours   17-18 
Third Year 
Fall Semester  Credit Hours  Spring Semester  Credit Hours 
ESC 340 (W) Applied Kinesiology 3 ATT 370 Medical & Surgical Aspects of AT  3 
HSC 371 Fundamentals of Pharmacology  3  ATT374TherapeuticInterventions II  4 
ATT 377 Examination & Assess Musculo Inj II  3  ATT 376 Practicum in Athletic Training V   1-2 
ATT373TherapeuticInterventions I  4  ESC 380 Exercise Testing & Prescription 3
ATT 375 Practicum in Athletic Training IV  1-2  ESC 460 (W) Physiology of Exercise 3
Electives  2-5  Electives 2-5
Total Hours   16-17  Total Hours   16-18 
Fourth Year 
Fall Semester  Credit Hours  Spring Semester  Credit Hours 
SPE 208 Speech for Business & the Professions† 4 PSY 250 Health Psychology† 4
ATT 475 Supervised Clinical Education in Athletic Training I  2  PSY 211 (W) Statistics and Experimental Methods I or  4
 
ATT 495 Professional Topics in Athletic Training  3  HSC 350 Biostatistics  3
ESC 330 Motor Development & Skill Acquisition 3 ATT 476 Supervised Clinical Education in Athletic Training II  2 
Elective(s) 4-5 HSC 420 Nutritional Supplements† 2
    Elective(s) 4-6
Total Hours   15-16  Total Hours   16-18 
†recommended elective

Courses in BOLD are athletic training courses that are required to be taken in the indicated semester.

During the professional phase, students must complete a minimum of 1,200 hours of supervised clinical education under the direct supervision of a clinical instructor.