FAQ

The CAATE has compiled frequently asked questions for students, professionals and post-professionals. Find answers to your questions below.

PROFESSIONAL FAQS - General Questions

Yes, an individual who instructs within the athletic training program, but is not responsible for core AT courses are considered Associated Faculty.  This includes those who may have a split appointment with another institutional department, college, or school.

PROFESSIONAL FAQS - 2012 Professional Program Standards

The list of Faculty and Instructional Staff is maintained on the Faculty Tab. A direct link is provided within the Standard in the self-study.

Yes, typically faculty appointment letters would include multiple courses if that was the expectation for the faculty member to teach.

If the chair or dean of the academic unit gives academic release time to a faculty member for clinical responsibilities, that person would fulfill the faculty status as described in the glossary and Standard 30.

VOLUNTARY WITHDRAWAL FAQS

The program will most likely not hire a faculty member to meet this requirement. A program will continue to submit progress report indicating how the instructional needs of the program are being met.