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AS in Sports Medicine

SPORTS MEDICINE

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE
DIVISION OF KINESIOLOGY, DANCE, AND ATHLETICS

AS in Sports Medicine

The Associate of Science in Sports Medicine Degree is designed to give students interested in a career in sports medicine, athletic training or physical therapy an opportunity to develop, practice and implement fundamental skills in the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of various athletic/orthopedic injuries and related medical conditions.  Using a combination of dynamic classroom learning and clinical experience, this program will set a foundation that will aid in the pursuit of a multitude of allied healthcare professions. Completion of this degree will also prepare students for further study or to obtain employment as an entry-level rehabilitation/allied health paraprofessional.

Earning this degree may facilitate the student’s transfer to a CSU and/or professional program.  Students must attain a grade of “C” or higher in each course for successful completion of the degree.

To acquire the Associate of Science Degree in Kinesiology/Sports Medicine, it is necessary to complete the graduation requirements of the College along with the courses in the curriculum tab.

Advising Sheet: Kinesiology-Sports Medicine 18-19

To acquire the Associate of Science Degree in Kinesiology/Sports Medicine, it is necessary to complete the graduation requirements of the College along with the following courses:

Required Courses
KIN 197 Prevention and Treatment of Athletic Injuries 3
KIN 297 *Advanced Athletic Training 3
KIN 290 *CWE/Internship for Athletic Training Related Fields 4
KIN 193 Standard First Aid and CPR 3
KIN 122 Nutrition for Sports and Fitness 3
KIN 126 Principles of Strength and Conditioning 3
PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology 3
BIOL 125 Human Anatomy 4
BIOL 226 *Human Physiology 4

Units Required: 30
*Prerequisite