Sports Medicine AS Degree

The Associate of 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.

Course Code Title Units
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
Select one course from the following (1 unit):
KINE 094Personal Fitness1
KINE 096Weight Training1
KINE 096ABiomechanics of Strength Training1
Required Courses26
Select one of the following:37-39
DEGREE TOTAL63-65

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