Athletic Training

Athletic Training

Athletic training encompasses the prevention, diagnosis, and intervention of emergency, acute, and chronic medical conditions involving impairment, functional limitations, and disabilities.

UNI’s Athletic Training program offers educational and clinical experiences in injury/illness prevention, emergency care, clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention and rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions. Your classroom learning will be immediately enhanced with diverse clinical education experiences.

UNI's undergraduate Athletic Training program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).


Students interested in transferring should contact Dr. Kelli Snyder.


Outstanding Facilities
Outstanding facilities

Our on-campus facilities include three athletic training clinics, hydrotherapy room, research laboratory, UNI’s only cadaver lab and classrooms which facilitate highly effective hands-on learning environments.

You'll get Great Experience
You’ll get real experience

You will apply your knowledge and clinical skills through engagement in diverse clinical experiences with athletic trainers, physical therapists, physicians, chiropractors, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, strength and conditioning specialists, and other health care professionals. You will interact with our enthusiastic faculty and staff during classroom, research and community engagement opportunities.

Future Looks Good.
Your future looks good

UNI athletic training students are highly successful in gaining employment or furthering their education in various graduate programs. Students are prepared to work as health care providers in various settings including colleges and universities, hospital and clinics, military, performing arts, occupational health, physician extender, public safety, and secondary schools.


96% of last years students are continuing their education or employed


Assistant Athletic Trainer

Athletic Trainer


Have questions or want more information? Fill out the form below and someone from the department will contact you directly. To receive general university information from UNI’s admissions office, please click on ‘Request More Info About UNI’.

Kelli Snyder, EdD
Program Coordinator
Athletic Training/ Athletic Training and Rehabilitation Studies
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