Pre-Application Requirements for the major in Athletic Training

  • 3 credits of English composition: WRT 102
  • 3 credits in arts
  • 3 credits of humanities
  • 3 credits of introductory (100 level) and 3 credits of intermediate or higher (200 – 400 level) social and behavioral sciences

The program requires candidates to successfully complete each of the following courses with a grade of C or higher:

  • 3 credits of introductory social and behavioral sciences: PSY 103 and one other social and behavioral science course
  • 4 credits of chemistry with labs: CHE 131/CHE 133
  • 8 credits of biology with labs (to include one course in human physiology): BIO 202, BIO 204BIO 203 or HAN 202
  • 4 credits of physics with labs: PHY 121/123 or PHY 113/115
  • 3 credits of math: MAT 125
  • 3 credits of statistics: AMS 102 or AMS 110 or PSY 201 
  • 3 credits of Medical Terminology and Human Anatomy: HAN 312 
  • 2 credits of Supplement Use in Sports: HAL 375  
  • 2 credits of Introduction to Nutrition: HAL 376 

The program also requires candidates to successfully complete each of the following courses with a grade of B or higher:

Notes:

1. CPR at the professional level
2. 50 observational hours with an athletic trainer
3. 2.50 cumulative g.p.a
4. Stony Brook freshmen are eligible to declare athletic training care as a major.  These students must meet with the Program Chair. In addition to the requirements listed above, students in this four-year program must successfully complete HAL 205 Introduction to Athletic Training with a grade of B+ or higher and have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 and a science GPA of 2.5.

For more information, please visit  http://healthtechnology.stonybrookmedicine.edu/programs/at/admissions/requirements