Category: Program Administrators Previous

CAATE Announces New Executive Director

The CAATE is pleased to announce the hiring of Danielle Duran Baron, CAE, as our new Executive Director. Ms. Baron will assume the position as of September 1, 2018, and comes to the CAATE from her most recent position of Chief Marketing Officer for ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering & Technology). She holds a B.A. […]



Announcement of Call for CAATE Site Visitors

CAATE Site Visitor Selection 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. Site Visitors will address the responsibilities listed below for professional and post-professional programs.  Persons interested in applying to be a Site Visitor must have the following […]



Annual Reports Are Now Live!

The 2017-2018 Annual Reports are open and available in eAccreditation for program administrators to complete. All accredited Professional, Post-Professional Degree Programs, and Post-Professional Residency Programs must submit their Annual Report by October 1 this year through e-Accreditation. This includes all programs who are completing self-studies or have site visits this year.  Reminder of the submission process for […]



Invitation to the Program Administrators Workshop

As released in the  Spring 2018 Insight Newsletter, we would like to extend an invitation to all program administrators (Program Directors, Chair, Deans, and Clinical Education Coordinators) who are scheduled to have a Site Visit in the next few years to our next Administrators Workshop. This informational session is scheduled for Tuesday, June 26, 1:00pm […]



NEW STANDARDS RELEASE FOR PROFESSIONAL, MASTERS LEVEL, ATHLETIC TRAINING PROGRAMS.

The Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) has formally approved the new Standards for Accreditation of Professional Athletic Training Programs at the Masters Level (2020 Standards). The final version of the 2020 Standards was approved following more than 28 months of drafting and revisions completed by the CAATE Standards Committee and Professional Knowledge working group, […]



Unveiling New Standards Soon!

The Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training (CAATE) is set to unveil the Standards of Accreditation for Professional Athletic Training Programs at the Masters Degree Level (2020 Standards) as soon as copy-editing is complete.  The anticipated release date of the 2020 Standards, as well as a crosswalk document, will be on or around March 1, […]



Hang In There… We Are Almost Done!

The Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training (CAATE) is pleased to announce that the Commission has finalized and approved the Standards for Accreditation of Professional Athletic Training Programs (2020 Standards).  The 2020 Standards document is being readied for release and is coming soon!  The Commission anticipates releasing the documents on or around March 1, 2018.  […]



2015-2016 CAATE Analytics Report Now Available!

The 2015-2016 CAATE Analytics Report is now available! This report contains descriptive data collected from the 2015-2016 Annual Report, and programmatic trends over the last three years are also provided.  This report provides details of all accredited programs from the 2015-2016 academic year. To access the report click HERE.  To download a PDF copy of […]



Learn More About Creating A Program Framework – Barton Anderson to Present on this Topic at the Accreditation Conference!

Barton Anderson is an Associate Professor and Clinical Education Coordinator at AT Still University.  He teaches clinical courses within both the residential post-professional masters program and the online doctor of athletic training program.  Bart currently serves as a member of the CAATE Standards Committee, the Chair of the Arizona Athletic Trainers’ Association Communications Committee, and […]



CAATE Accreditation Conference – Hurricane Irma Update

The CAATE office has received inquiries regarding impact of Hurricane Irma on the Accreditation Conference in October.  At this time, we DO NOT anticipate any impact on the conference, and the conference is going forward as planned.  If that should change, we will contact all registrants and post information on our website.  Please visit the […]