ATE Mission Statement

In keeping with the mission of the University of Mobile which encourages the intellectual, spiritual, cultural and personal growth of learners in their search for meaningful careers and their future lives as responsible, informed members of a global society, the mission of the Athletic Training Education Program, under the auspices of the Department of Human Performance and Exercise Science, is to prepare students to meet cognitive, psychomotor, and affective competencies and proficiencies to not only pass the Board of Certification Exam, but to also excel in the profession of athletic training. Graduates will be prepared as Certified Athletic Trainers who are able to provide, administer and manage the health care of athletes; to participate in research and other activities designed to advance the quality of Athletic Training Services; and to participate in the education of future professionals, clients and the public regarding the profession of Athletic Training.