Additional Curricular Content Standards Open Forum Now Available

In order to best serve our stakeholders, the CAATE has added an additional open forum in Baltimore for discussion and feedback on the proposed draft of Curricular Content Standards. The forum will be conducted by the Steering Committee, who drafted the Standards. The second open forum for the Curricular Content Standards will be conducted on Friday […]



CAATE OFFICE CLOSED NEXT WEEK

The CAATE office will be closed next week from Tuesday, June 21 through Friday, June 24, as the office staff will be at the NATA Clinical Symposia & AT Expo in Baltimore, MD. Your questions and concerns are very important to us, and staff will resume correspondence on Monday, June 27. If you will similarly […]



QUESTIONS ABOUT OPEN COMMENT?

If you have questions about the ongoing open comments for the proposed Operational and Curricular Content Standard for professional programs in athletic training, please take a minute to visit our open comment webpage.  This page contains the open comment announcements, links to all of the open surveys, and information regarding the the open forums taking […]



2014-2015 CAATE Analytic Report Now Available

The CAATE is excited to announce that the 2014-2015 Analytic Report is now available! This report is designed to provide information about Professional and Post-Professional Athletic Training programs, students, and faculty. The data included in this fact sheet were taken from the 2014-2015 Annual Report completed in October of 2015, data from online accreditation software […]



CURRICULAR CONTENT DEVELOPMENT

The development of the Curricular Content Standards was the work of two compiled groups. The Steering Committee, comprised of two representatives each from the CAATE, BOC, and the NATA, identified the development process as well as the members of the working group. The Steering Committee and NATA Committee Chairs at the request of the Steering […]



2016 ACCREDITATION CONFERENCE PROGRAM NOW AVAILABLE

October 21-23, 2016 – Tampa, FL Hilton Tampa Downtown The 2016 CAATE Accreditation Conference will be held October 21-23, 2016 at the Hilton Tampa Downtown in Tampa, Florida. Last year’s event was once again sold out so early registration is encouraged to secure your spot. A short walk to the water and a trolley car ride away […]



IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR PROGRAMS ON PROBATION FOR STANDARD 11

The CAATE has received many questions regarding the process of withdrawal following the February 2016 accreditation actions that placed professional programs that were non-compliant with Standard 11 on Probation. Prior to that meeting the Commission released the plan of action for non-compliant programs that included an algorithm to assist programs with future planning regarding compliance […]



CAATE OPEN FORUMS IN BALTIMORE

The CAATE is pleased to be conducting two open forums to allow stakeholders to provide verbal feedback on the draft of professional operational Standards and the Curricular Content Standards; one open forum for each. The forums will be conducted by the respective committees who have drafted the Standards. These open forums will be limited to […]



WELCOME KATHY DIERINGER

The Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) is pleased to welcome Kathy Dieringer, EdD, ATC, LAT as the newly appointed NATA Representative Commissioner. Dr. Dieringer will assume the seat of Mark Laursen, MS, ATC, who will be completing his term in the Fall of 2016. Education & Experience: Dr. Dieringer completed her undergraduate […]



CURRICULAR CONTENT STANDARDS DRAFT OPEN COMMENT

The Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) requests your feedback on the initial draft of proposed Curricular Content Standards. These Standards, once revised and adopted, will comprise the new content that must be taught in all professional programs. Please review the following information before beginning the process of providing comment and feedback. Timeline […]