Athletic Training Program

An exciting career.
Get hands-on learning.
Help improve people’s lives.


Athletic Training Program

Stronger, faster, better.

The Athletic Training Program at UT Permian Basin teaches valuable skills for working with injuries and medical conditions that athletes face. Students will learn how to identify and provide immediate care for sports injuries and guide athletes through rehabilitation for return-to-play or work.

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Why Athletic Training at UTPB?

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 17% projected growth in the athletic trainer industry

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Licensure and Certification options

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Competitive salary and a wide-open career field

Why should I study athletic training?

You help competitive people perform better and hurt less. As an athletic trainer, you improve functional outcomes and teach patients how to prevent injury and re-injury.

Apply your in-demand training in many professional settings, anywhere active people—any age, any skill level—push themselves to do more.

What are my job prospects?

Athletic training is one of the fastest-growing healthcare fields. Even more exciting, Texas is in the top five highest salary states for athletic trainers!

As an athletic trainer you have your choice of work environments including:

  • Universities
  • Hospitals
  • Professional sports teams
  • Intercollegiate athletics
  • Physicians offices
  • Occupational and industrial settings

What industry-specific skills will I learn?

Bring your textbook knowledge to life when you practice under the supervision of our nationally certified and state-licensed athletic trainers.

Explore the human body in motion in the multiple labs and using UT Permian Basin’s visualization technology.


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