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Two university of Central Missouri students receive $5,000 scholarships in the Department of Nutrition and Kinesiology
Brian Hughes UCM Athletic Training Education program
Nick University of Central Missouri Physical Education major




Athletic Training

The Athletic Training Program at the University of Central Missouri has a long and storied tradition of providing excellent healthcare to student athletes while providing the best educational opportunities for the athletic training student.

In the Spring of 2007, the Athletic Training Program at UCM received initial accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Programs (CAATE).  We succesfully completed our five year review, with continued accreditation through 2023.

Program Mission

The mission of the UCM Athletic Training Program is to provide the highest quality of professional preparation that promotes the development of future athletic trainers.  In so doing, the UCM Athletic Training Program will provide an environment conducive to learning, instill the desire for academic excellence, and foster a spirit of professionalism.

The charge of UCM undergraduate athletic training program is to provide a comprehensive, progressive education and clinical foundation to prepare the multi-skilled professional for a career in athletic training.  By embracing the following goals and objective the collective missions of the University of Central Missouri, Department of Nutrition & Kinesiology and the Athletic Training Program may be fulfilled.

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