Associate of Science in Sports Medicine/Athletic Trainer for Transfer (AS)
Division: Physical Education
 
 
This degree prepares students for transfer to a four-year university. Students completing this degree will have an introductory foundation for the field of Sports Medicine/Athletic Trainer through the study of prevention, care and rehabilitation of athletic injuries and will acquire an understanding of the mechanism of injury and illness, assessment of injuries and illness, and appropriate care as required.
 
TRANSFER & CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:  The college maintains  articulation with most CSU and UC campuses and some private colleges and universities. Course requirements vary between colleges and universities and students are encouraged to consult ASSIST.org and a COS counselor for program planning and course selection. Most common career opportunities with a baccalaureate degree include: athletic training, sports psychology, personal fitness trainer, coaching, sports physical therapy, sports nutrition, massage therapy, osteopathic medicine, and sports chiropractic.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
 
1. General Education: Complete one of the following:
​​​California State university General Education (CSU GE) 39-41 units
​​​Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) 37-39 units
​General Education: Complete one of the following: Units: 37 - 41


      


UNIT​S​ CSUGE GETC
​​2. Required Courses​
A. BIOL030
Human Anatomy
​​4 B2 5E
B. CHEM001
General Chemistry or 
5 B1 5A
C. CHEM020
Intro to General Chemistry
4 B1 5A
D. HW003
Standard First Aid
3​
E. NUTR018
Nutrition
3 E:
F. CHLD039
Child Development-DS 1
3 3 4I
G. SMED040
Intro To Sports Injuries
3.5
H. SMED060
Concepts In Health & Fitness
3
 ​I. SMED151
Lower Extremities
2
​​J. SMED153
​​Upper Extremities
2​
Required Courses Units: 27.5 -28.5​ ​ ​ ​ ​
                                                                                                                                        
     


UNIT​S​
CSUGE ​​GETC



3. Restricted Electives​


​​​Select at least 4 units from the following:
BIOL031 
​Human Physiology  
4   B2 5E
HW001 
Personal & Community Health 
3 E:
PSY001  
General Psychology 
3  D9 4
SMED152     
Rehab. Lower Extremities
2
SMED154   
Rehab. Upper Extremities  
2
SMED181  
Athletic Training Clinical 1 
2
SMED182 
Athletic Training Clinical 2
2
SMED183 
Athletic Training Clinical 3
2
SMED184    
Athletic Training Clinical 4
2
WEXP193 Y​  
Sports Med Wrk Exp-1st Sem  
1 - 4
WEXP194 
Sports Med Wrk Exp-2nd Sem
1 - 4
WEXP195 Y 
Sports Med Wrk Exp-3rd Sem
1 - 4
WEXP196 Y
Sports Med Wrk Exp-4th Sem
1 - 4
Restricted Electives Units: 4​ ​ ​ ​

                  
​​​Total Units:    68.5 -73.5
 

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