Deadline for Site Visitor Applications Extended

The deadline for Site Visitor applications has been extended to September 14th, 2015. The CAATE is accepting applications for individuals interested in contributing to the advancement of education in athletic training by serving as a CAATE Site Visitor. Currently, we have a need for Site Visitors with experience in post-baccalaureate professional programs, post-professional degree programs, […]



Reminder to Professional Program Directors – Please Update Student Profiles in eACCREDITATION

Program Directors of professional programs may be wondering why your graduating students’ BOC data is not populating within the BOC tab in eAccreditation. As students graduate from your program, please remember to update the Students tab to reflect their change in status from ‘in progress’ to ‘graduated’, and ensure that each student has been BOC […]



eACCREDITATION Webinars Now Available

The CAATE is pleased to announce the availability of new eAccreditation webinars to assist program administrators in the completion of either their annual report or self-study.  Interested participants should email ashley@caate.net to sign up and obtain webinar login information.  Please be sure to include the title and day/date of the webinar(s) you are planning to […]



Announcement of Call for Site Visitor Applications

The CAATE is accepting applications for individuals interested in contributing to the advancement of education in athletic training by serving as a CAATE Site Visitor. Currently, we have a need for Site Visitors with experience in post-baccalaureate professional programs, post-professional degree programs, and post-professional residency programs, however, all interested individuals are encouraged to apply.  All […]



2015 CAATE Accreditation Conference

October 16-18, 2015 – Tampa, FLHilton Tampa Downtown The 2015 CAATE Accreditation Conference will be held October 16-18, 2015 at the Hilton Tampa Downtown in Tampa, Florida. Last year’s event was sold out so we have moved to a larger venue in the heart of vibrant Tampa.  A short walk to the water and a trolley car ride […]



OPEN COMMENT ON THE PROPOSED TIMELINE AND STANDARD FOR TRANSITION TO THE MASTERS DEGREE

As announced on May 20, 2015 the Strategic Alliance has determined that the professional degree for athletic training will be at the master’s level. The Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) welcomes comments from its stakeholders on the proposed Standards language and timeline to implement this change. Modifications to Standard 2 (underlined below), […]



CAATE SUMMER 2015 INSIGHT NEWSLETTER NOW AVAILABLE

The most up-to-date information from the CAATE is now at your fingertips. The objective of the CAATE newsletter is to keep all CAATE program and institutional administrators informed on accreditation deadlines, concerns, and activities. Featured in the Summer 2015 Issue: Professional Degree Transition Annual Reports now Open Open Comment for Timeline for Professional Degree Transition […]



Official Announcement from the AT Strategic Alliance Regarding the Professional Degree

The AT Strategic Alliance convened this past weekend and came to a decision about the athletic training degree. Read the official statement.  Strategic Alliance Degree Announcement CAATE



CAATE SPRING 2015 INSIGHT NEWSLETTER NOW AVAILABLE

The most up-to-date information from the CAATE is now at your fingertips. The objective of the CAATE newsletter is to keep all CAATE program and institutional administrators informed on accreditation deadlines, concerns, and activities. The Spring 2015 edition of the CAATE Insight Newsletter can be accessed here.



Open Comment on the appropriate level for the professional degree in Athletic Training

During the course of the last year, the CAATE heard from many of you both formally and informally at district meetings and other gatherings about the future of athletic training education. The CAATE has made a practice of seeking comments from its stakeholders and the public for decisions that impact athletic training education programs. Collecting […]