Athletic Training Program Accreditation

The Temple University Athletic Training program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training (CAATE).

Program Aggregate Data

Within the past three years, the program has achieved

  • 95% graduation rate within 2 years.
  • 95% retention rate.
  • 100% of students have received programmatic financial support through 
    • graduate assistantships in Temple’s Athletics and Campus Recreation divisions and local high schools; and
    • teaching assistantships in the Department of Kinesiology.
  • 100% of program graduates have gained employment in athletic training or a related field. 
    • Employment settings include high schools, colleges, clinics and hospitals; the military; physician extender positions; and entrance into doctoral programs.

Within the past five years,

  • 100% of graduates completed and defended a master’s research project.
  • 100% of graduates presented at the college, local, state and/or national level.
  • 20 publications appeared in peer-reviewed journals.

Program Goals

  • Critically evaluate research evidence.
  • Create and complete a research project.
  • Present and defend results of an independent research project.
  • Demonstrate professional skills in clinical practice by attending and/or presenting at local, state or national conferences.
  • Discuss advanced concepts in brain injury and sensorimotor control systems.

Student Learning Outcomes

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College of Public Health Accreditation

Temple’s College of Public Health is fully accredited by CEPH. The college is one of only two CEPH-accredited schools of public health in the Philadelphia region and one of three in the state of Pennsylvania. Learn more about the College of Public Health’s accreditations.