College of Professional Studies

Athletic Training : Opportunities

The ATP program at Alfred University culminates in students being qualified to take the Board of Certification Examination.

Internships sites currently active are:

  • Hornell Paramedics
  • Rochester Rhinos
  • Houghton College
  • Elmira Jackals
  • Lattimore Physical Therapy
  • Physical Therapy Professionals
  • Wayland Family and Sports Medicine
  • Alfred State College
  • St. Bonaventure University
  • Page Orthopedic and Sports Medicine
  • HealthWorks
  • SUNY Geneseo
  • Bath Central School District

Post-Graduation

Certified Athletic Trainers are medical professionals who specialize in the prevention, assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries to athletes and others who are engaged in everyday physical activities. Athletic training practice domains include:

  • Injury & Illness Prevention and Wellness Promotion
  • Examination, Assessment, and Diagnosis
  • Immediate and Emergency Care
  • Therapeutic Interventions
  • Healthcare Administration & Professional Responsibility

Sample Job Titles

  • Corporate health advisor
  • Professional team athletic trainer
  • Physical education teacher
  • Community health director
  • Director of recreation
  • Personal trainer
  • Health instructor
  • Rehabilitation specialist
  • Fitness center staff/director
  • Program administration
  • Clinic director
  • Facilities manager
  • Camp athletic trainer
  • Sports equipment designer
  • Emergency medical technician
  • Sports psychologist
  • Physician
  • Exercise physiologist
  • Fitness instructor
  • Sports nutritionist
  • Athletic director
  • High school athletic trainer
  • Physician assistant
  • Physical therapist
  • Collegiate athletic trainer
  • Chiropractor
  • Physician Assistant
  • Physician extender