Welcome to the Department of Athletic Training and Exercise Physiology at Midwestern State University
The Department of Athletic Training and Exercise Physiology offers degree programs which prepare students for careers in Exercise Physiology and the allied health field of Athletic Training. An Athletic Training major is offered for the individual desiring a career in athletic training/sports medicine. Successful completion of the Athletic Training program curriculum leads to a Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training (BSAT). An Exercise Physiology major is offered for the individual desiring a career in Exercise Physiology and related fields. Successful completion of the Exercise Physiology program curriculum leads to a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology (BSEP). The graduate program in Exercise Physiology similarly prepares students for a career in exercise science and related fields. Successful completion of the graduate Exercise Physiology program curriculum leads to a Master of Science in Exercise Physiology (MSEP).
Our Athletic Training Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).
Our undergraduate and graduate Exercise Physiology programs are accredited by the American Society of Exercise Physiologists (ASEP).
The Department of Athletic Training and Exercise Physiology’s mission is to recruit and prepare students to successfully meet the demands of a rigorous professionally accredited curricula; to serve all students of the university through provision of service courses to support their academic pursuits; to serve the community’s Allied Health professionals with continuing educational opportunities and other appropriate services; to collect and disseminate disciplinary information on health, physical abilities, fitness, and sport; to motivate and empower our students and associates to be exemplary stewards of life-long health and physical ability.