grade of "C" or higher is required in Composition I and II at Troy
University. "D" grades will not transfer.
selecting courses from Areas II and IV, please note that at least one 6sh
sequence in either Literature (Area II) or History (Area IV) must be
attending Troy University are required to complete a course in Ethics. Students at a community college are
strongly encouraged to take IDS 102(Ethics) to meet this requirement.
A grade of "C" or higher is required in the Math course
chosen. "D" grades will not transfer.
When selecting courses from Areas II and IV, please note that at least one
6sh sequence in either Literature (Area II) or History (Area IV) must be
NOTE: The Personal Health (HED 221) course
on the guide is NOT required by TROY.
Please select another course from those listed below for these credit
remaining 19 SH in Area V can be obtained at the community college by taking
19 SH from the following:
- BIO 201
(Human Anatomy & Physiology I) (4 SH)
- BIO 202
(Human Anatomy & Physiology II) (4 SH)
- NUR 206
(Advanced Nutrition Concepts) (3 SH)
- ORI 101
(Orientation to College)(1 SH)
- CIS 146
(Microcomputer Applications)(3 SH)
- CHM 111
(College Chemistry I)(4 SH) – if not taken in Area III
- IDS 102
(Ethics)(3 SH) -if not taken in AREA II
or Literature course from AREA II or IV to complete a sequence(3SH)-if
a sequence is not completed in AREA II or IV
Before transfer students can be accepted into the Athletic Training program,
they must meet the admissions requirements for the professional program as
stated in the Troy University Catalog - Admission to the AT Program,
Application and Selection Process and Requirements:
Requirements for admission to the Professional Athletic Training Program:
1. Students must possess an overall 3.0 GPA
as well as a 3.0 GPA in all athletic training core courses to be considered
2. All student applicants applying for the Athletic Training Program must
have completed AT 1101, BIO 1100 and L100, MTH 1112, CHM 1142, CHM L142, and ENG
1101, and ENG 1102 with a GPA of 3.0 or better.
3. The Athletic Training Program (AT Program) accepts completed applications
for program admission twice a year.
The due dates are April 1 and July 1 of each academic year. Applicants applying by the April 1
deadline will receive priority and the July 1 applicants will receive
consideration only if there are slots available after the April 1 program
admission process is complete.
Admission to the AT Program is selective and completed applications do
not guarantee admission into the AT Program.
All students must be interviewed by the Athletic Training Program Board of
Admissions as a component of the application process. Student applicants must also submit
three letters of recommendation and have documented a minimum of 40
observation hours under a certified athletic trainer prior to being considered
for admission into the AT Program.
5. All transfer student
applicants must complete the
equivalent of BIO 1100 and L100, MTH 1112, CHM 1142 and L142, ENG 1101 and ENG 1102 with a
minimum GPA of 3.0 prior to admission into the AT Program. AT 1101 must also be completed under
the same criteria; however, it must be taken at Troy University. Transfer students must go through the
same application process as Troy University students.
6. Each student accepted into the AT Program must submit a signed agreement
stating that he/she accepts the invitation and responsibility connected with
the AT Program.
in the Athletic Training Program:
1. Students who are accepted into the AT Program begin course progression in
the fall semester of the acceptance year.
2. All students must maintain current CPR for the Professional Rescuer, First
Aid, AED, and Oxygen Administration certifications. Professional liability
insurance must be purchased annually through the examination Hepatitis B
vaccine, TB skin test, and current tetanus immunization must be on file when
enrolled in the AT Program. Students are required to purchase a package
through Certified Background through which they will submit and maintain
up-to-date fingerprint records, background check and drug test results.
Students are responsible for their own medical care if needed in the clinical
3. Achievement tests are required at various points in the student’s
4. Due to clinical education requirements-within the Athletic Training
Program, students are responsible for essential items of personal equipment
(rain gear, tape scissors, stethoscope, pen light, and blood pressure cuff),
uniforms, Hepatitis B Vaccine Series, liability insurance cost, purchase of
Certified Background package (including fingerprinting service, yearly
background check and drug testing), and travel..
5. Students must maintain an overall 3.0 GPA as well as a 3.0 GPA in all
athletic training core courses.
6. Students must earn a C or better in all athletic training core
courses. If a student earns a D
or F in any AT Program courses, he/she must repeat that course.
additional policies related to the bachelor of science degree in athletic
training, contact the director of the athletic training program, 3212
Veterans Stadium Tower, Troy University, 36082, or call (334) 670-5818.