Program Outcomes

The Vision of the ESU Athletic Training Program is to be a leading student-centered athletic training program that offers distinct educational challenges to a diverse student body. Furthermore, students are afforded the opportunity to demonstrate entry-level competency as an athletic trainer while embracing the values of scholarship, professionalism, and diversity.

One measure of program effectiveness is postgraduate study and employability. Many ESU graduates are among the best clinicians, educators and researchers in the field. The ESU Athletic Training Program continues to place its students in many of the best graduate and professional programs as well as emerging and traditional practice settings.

Accreditation Status

CAATE LogoThe ESU Athletic Training – Professional Practice Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education through the academic year 2019-20.

Another measure of program effectiveness is pass rate on the Board of Certification Examination for Athletic Trainers.

Three-year Average Performance of Program Graduates on the BOC® Examination

Criteria 2016-2017 Graduates 2017-2018 Graduates 2018-2019 Graduates 3 year Aggregate
Number of students graduating from the program 26 32 19 77
Number of students graduating from ESU Athletic Training Program who took the BOC Examination 26 32 18 76
Number of ESU students who passed the BOC examination on the first attempt 21 16 17 54
Percentage of ESU students who passed the examination on the first attempt 81 50 94 71
Number of ESU students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts 25 26 17 68
Percentage of ESU students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts 96 81 94 89

Program’s Retention and Graduation Rates

Criteria 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 3 Year Aggregate
Number of students graduating from program. 26 32 19 77
Student Graduation Rate (%) 76 89 37 63

Program’s Employment/Placement Rate

Criteria 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 3 Year Aggregate
Number of students Employed as AT 15 23 12 50
Student Employment/Placement Rate as AT (%) 56 68 57 61
Number of students employed as other 3 5 1 9
Student Employment/Placement Rate as other (%) 11 15 5 11
Number of students not employed 7 4 6 17
Student Not Employed Rate (%) 26 12 29 21

Contact Us

For more information about our programs, please contact our office at (570) 422-3231 or email department secretary at jevangeli4@esu.edu

Contact Information

Campus Address
Koehler Fieldhouse 1st Floor
Phone:
(570) 422-3231
Fax:
(570) 422-3616 (Fax) (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Department Chair Athletic Training
Name
Gerard Rozea