Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education
WARM WISHES FROM THE CAATE
Wishing you a joyous holiday season and a Happy New Year!
RECOGNIZING OUTSTANDING LEADERSHIP
Establishment of the Pete Koehneke Award to honor outstanding leaders; first award presented to Dr. Micki Cuppett at 2016 CAATE Accreditation Conference!
IMPORTANT DEADLINE FOR VOLUNTARY WITHDRAWAL
Programs on probation for Standard 11 have until January 10th to submit notice of voluntary withdrawal for
consideration prior to the Commission’s Winter meeting.
ENCOURAGING AND RECOGNIZING EXCELLENCE
By analyzing characteristics of quality programs, creating standards that foster the development
of creativity excellence, encouraging the development of innovative curricula, and providing a
purposeful continuum of education.
CREATING A QUALITY EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENT
Providing periods of full time clinical engagement and faculty with areas of expertise.