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The Tarleton Sports Medicine Program provides quality educational opportunities, including academic and clinical experiences, needed to pursue a career in Athletic Training in Texas.  The Sports Medicine Program is a specialization within the Department of Kinesiology at Tarleton State University. The program leads to a B.S. in Kinesiology and meets all requirements necessary for students to be eligible for Athletic Training Licensure through the Advisory Board of Athletic Trainers and the Texas Department of State Health Services.  A Master of Science in Kinesiology / Sports Medicine is also available for the Graduate Assistant.

Athletic Training Domains

  • Prevention of Athletic Injuries / Illnesses
  • Evaluation and Recognition of Athletic Injuries / Illnesses and Medical Referral
  • First Aid and Emergency Care
  • Rehabilitation and Reconditioning of Athletic Injuries
  • Organization and Administration
  • Counseling and Guidance
  • Education


Graduate Assistant