The UND Athletic Training Program is a part of the Department of Sports Medicine in the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences. It was the first undergraduate athletic training program in the country to be located in a medical school.
Students completing the curriculum will receive a Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training and will also be eligible to take the Board of Certification, Inc. exam. Students may also fulfill requirements for graduate education in athletic training, physical therapy or medical school by taking appropriate elective courses while completing the curriculum. The Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training degree is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education.
The program is accredited through the 2027-2028 school year.
There is additional cost associated with the BSAT degree in addition to tuition and fees. The additional cost is required for a criminal background check and costs around $60. Information on the additional cost is available from the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences Policies and Procedures.
- B.S. in Athletic Training
- Resident Training
- Medical Students
- Fellowship in Sports Medicine
- Residency in Sports Physical Therapy
The Department of Sports Medicine is transitioning its athletic training program to the Masters in Athletic Training as mandated by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). The last class of undergraduates allowed to apply to the undergraduate program will be in the spring of 2020 and the students accepted will start the professional program in the fall of 2020. Students interested in applying to the Masters in Athletic Training will need to wait until the 2021-2022 academic year to apply to the program which is tentatively scheduled to start in the fall of 2022.