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ATCAS Central

The CAATE has dedicated this page to provide prospective students and athletic training programs information and resources for the Athletic Training Centralized Application System (ATCAS). The CAATE is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Liaison International, the leader in admissions management solutions, to launch ATCAS, a centralized application service for candidates applying to professional and post-professional degree programs in athletic training.


ATCAS is a service provided by the CAATE to aid in the process of applying to athletic training programs. This service allows students to upload their information and supporting documents to one centralized location and then select from participating programs. They can have their completed application materials sent directly to the selected programs’ administrators. It should be noted to prospective students that not all Athletic Training Programs subscribe to ATCAS, so the student may need visit additional programs outside the ATCAS system to apply directly for admission. Students can search for programs that participate with ATCAS once they click on the ATCAS link.

Benefits for students utilizing ATCAS:

  • Single online application
  • Easy, intuitive interface
  • 24×7 mobile access
  • Real-time updates
  • One point of contact for support

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Prospective students simply click on the ATCAS logo to apply now.

The 2017-2018 Application Cycle is open now!

ATCAS Help Information:

ATCAS Help Center

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday (9 am to 5 pm Eastern Time)
Phone Number: 617–612–2075
Email: When contacting via email, please include your full name, ATCAS ID number and detailed question.

Current Programs using ATCAS

In alphabetical order by state

State Program
AL Samford University
AR Arkansas State University
AR University of Central Arkansas
AZ Northern Arizona University
CA California Baptist University
CA University of LaVerne
CA University of the Pacific
CT Sacred Heart University
CT University of Connecticut
DE University of Delaware
FL Gannon University-Ruskin*
FL Florida International Univeristy
FL Nova Southeastern University
FL University of Central Florida
FL University of North Florida
FL University of South Florida
GA Georgia College & State University
GA Mercer University*
GA Piedmont College
IA Drake University*
IA Grand View University*
IA University of Iowa
IA University of Northern Iowa
ID University of Idaho
IL North Park University
IL Trinity International University*
IL University of Illinois Springfield*
IN Franklin College
IN Manchester University
IN Indiana State University
IN University of Evansville
IN University of Indianapolis
KS Sterling College
KS University of Saint Mary*
KY Bellarmine University*
KY Eastern Kentucky University
MA Boston University
MA Merrimack College
MD Salisbury University
MI Eastern Michigan University
MI Grand Valley State University
MN Minnesota State University
MN The College of St. Scholastica
MN Winona State University
MO Culver-Stockton College
MO Evangel University
MO Saint Louis University
MO Missouri State University
MT Montana State University-Billings
NC High Point University
NC Lenoir-Rhyne University
ND University of Mary
NE Midland University*
NH Plymouth State University
NJ Seton Hall University
NY Daemen College
OH Mount St. Joseph
OH Ohio University
OH The University of Findlay
OH University of Cincinnati
OH University of Toledo
OH Xavier University
PA California University of Pennsylvania
PA Chatham University
PA Gannon University
PA Lebanon Valley College*
PA Lock Haven University
PA Moravian
PA Philadelphia University(now Thomas Jefferson University)*
PA Slippery Rock University
PA Temple University
PA The Pennsylvania State University
PA West Chester University
SC Charleston Southern University
SC University of South Carolina
SD Dakota Wesleyan University
TN Lee University
TN University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
TX Abilene Christian University*
TX Baylor University
TX Hardin-Simmons University
TX Stephen F. Austin State University
TX Texas A&M University – College Station
TX Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
UT Southern Utah University
UT Weber State University
VA Emory & Henry College
VA George Mason University
VA Lynchburg College
VA Old Dominion University*
VA Shenandoah University
VT University of Vermont
WI Marquette University
WI University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
WI University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
WI University of Wisconsin-Steven’s Point
WV Marshall University

* seeking accreditation

ATCAS Help Information:

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday (9 am to 5 pm Eastern Time)
Phone Number: 617–612–2075
When contacting via email, please include your full name, ATCAS ID number and detailed question.


ATCAS offers athletic training programs and admissions offices unparalleled reporting capabilities and real-time metrics that help facilitate better admissions decisions and dramatically improve the effectiveness of their application and enrollment process. Schools can analyze their applicant pool, better understand their applicant pipeline, forecast and benchmark from cycle to cycle or compare an individual program to specified or national cohorts. Integrated administrative services reduce the costly burdens of administrative work and create a paperless process that offloads redundant tasks like opening mail, verifying prerequisites, calculating GPAs, and authenticating transcripts. These unique services allow admissions staff of athletic training programs to focus on strategic enrollment initiatives and higher-level interactions with applicants.

Benefits for athletic training programs utilizing ATCAS:

  • FREE participation
  • Exposure to a wider applicant pool
  • Benchmarking vs. national or identified cohorts
  • Maintain individual workflow and admission standards


The ATCAS administrator page, which can be accessed by clicking the logo below, provides information on how to sign up for ATCAS, and it also has additional materials for Program Administrators who are interested in learning more about the benefits of ATCAS to their Program. This page also contains the link for participating programs to logon to their webadmit portal.

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For more information on how your program can participate in this service, please contact Brittany Dunn  or (617) 612-2949.