Academic Programs

Sports Medicine - General Studies Emphasis

Associate of Science Degree
Program Description
Sioux City Campus

The Sports Medicine program leads to an Associate of Science degree curriculum preparing students to transfer to a four-year institution. Certification athletic trainers are professionals who specialize in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of injuries caused by athletic, physical activity. This program will provide the background and basic fundamentals needed to successfully pursue a bachelor’s degree. It also give students exposure to the life of an athletic trainers.

With the completion of a bachelor’s degree, certified athletic trainers are employed in colleges, high schools, doctor’s offices and clinics. Many athletic trainers continue their education to the master’s degree level.

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience.............................................. 1
ENG 105 Composition I............................................................. 3
MAT 121 College Algebra.......................................................... 4
CHM 166 General Chemistry I.................................................... 5
BIO 116 General Biology 1B..................................................... 4
ENG 106 Composition II............................................................. 3
BIO 117 General Biology IIB..................................................... 4
CLS 212 Diversity...................................................................... 3
CHM 176 General Chemistry II................................................... 5
PSY 111 Introduction to Psychology......................................... 3
BIO 169 Human Anatomy and Physiology IA w/lab................. 4
SPC 122 Interpersonal Communication.................................... 3
HSC 127 Kinesiology................................................................. 4
PHI 105 Introduction to Ethics.................................................. 3
CHM 261 Organic Chemistry I.................................................... 4
BIO 174 Human Anatomy and Physiology IIA w/lab................ 4
SPC 112 Public Speaking.......................................................... 3
BIO 151 Nutrition...................................................................... 3
MAT 157 Statistics..................................................................... 4
CHM 271 Organic Chemistry II................................................... 4

Program Total ........................................................... 71

Contacts

Frank O'Neill, Room 1865 Room L314, frank.oneill@witcc.edu
Sima Dabir, MEd, Ext 1419 Room L325 sima.dabir@witcc.edu
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Visit at 4647 Stone Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa 51106
4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
Call 800.349.4649 or 712.274.6400
800.352.4649
712.274.6400
Email info@witcc.edu
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