Clinical Experience

Gain certification

Become a certified athletic trainer and function as a health care provider within an evolving health care delivery system.

Students receive instruction on casting

Students observe instructor in class

Skills for your first job, for every job

Missouri State University's professional athletic training curriculums incorporates clinical experiences into every phase of your learning. The University's athletics programs and connections with local facilities give you plenty of options for completing this vital part of your training.

Such extensive, diverse clinical experience prepares you for a successful career. As you work with real-world patients, expert instructors (known as preceptors) will provide evaluation and feedback to help your professional development and clinical decision making skills.