ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE
DIVISION OF KINESIOLOGY, DANCE, AND ATHLETICS
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.
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:
|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