Professional Programs

The purpose of the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) is to develop, maintain, and promote appropriate minimum education standards for quality for professional, post-professional, and residency athletic training programs. CAATE is sponsored by the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, and the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA).

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Frequently Accessed Documents:

2012 Professional Standards_


Policy and Procedure Manual

Frequently Accessed Links:

CAATE eblasts, newsletters, analytics reports and other documents

BOC Pass Rates

CAATE Accredited Program Seal (download for program use)

Accreditation Fees