Associate of Science Degree in Sports Medicine

The associate in science degree in sports medicine is a two year course of study designed for students interested in becoming various allied health care professionals such as athletic trainers, physical therapists, physical therapists assistants, chiropractic care, occupational therapy, physician assistant etc. It provides academic and clinical experience to prepare students for further study or to obtain employment in an entry level rehabilitation and/or allied health setting. Earning this degree may facilitate the student's transfer to a four-year college and/or professional program.

Required CoursesUnits
BI 013Human Anatomy And Physiology I4
BI 014Human Anatomy And Physiology II5
KINE 001First Aid And Safety3
KINE 003Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries3
KINE 004Advanced Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries3
KINE 008Introduction To Kinesiology3
KINE 012Clinical Experiences In Sports Med & Athletic Training I2
KINE 013Clinical Experiences In Sports Med & Athletic Training II2
KINE 014Clinical Experiences In Sports Med & Athletic Training III2
KINE 015Clinical Experiences In Sports Med & Athletic Training IV2
Choose one course from the following:
Personal Fitness
Weight Training
Biomechanics Of Strength Training
Required Courses30
Select one of the following:37-39
DEGREE TOTAL63-65

KINE courses may be double counted for the kinesiology/activity degree requirement.