What is Athletic Training?

February 10, 2010

Athletic Training is a major within the College of Education’s Kinesiology Department and is designed for students who wish to provide sports medicine services to athletes in athletic and clinical settings.  Students in Athletic Training participate in experiences requiring immediate decision making, physician consultation, injury prevention, evaluation and rehabilitation, as well as communication with intercollegiate and high school coaches, student-athletes and clinical athletic training supervisors.  For more information about the Athletic Training major, please see http://athletictraining.msu.edu/.