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Michigan AT Licensing Board - Certification of Education Process

Michigan AT Licensing Board - Certification of Education Process*: Visit the Michigan Department of Licensing... more

 

Mission:

The mission of the Grand Valley State University Athletic Training Program is to prepare undergraduate entry-level professionals to enhance the quality of health care for athletes and the physically active. Preparation is supported by formal instruction, clinical experience, and research. 
 


Vision:

The vision of the Grand Valley State University Athletic Training Program is to be recognized as an outstanding undergraduate program that provides exceptional education through the utilization of interactive classroom instruction and clinical experiences; preparing students to excel on the Board Certification Exam and to enter the profession as qualified health care providers. The AT Program also strives to promote the Athletic Training profession as an essential component of the allied health care field.
 


Program Goals:

1. Students will understand and practice foundational concepts in Athletic Training.

2. Students will understand and practice sound principles of ethical judgment, critical thinking, and self-reflection in Athletic Training.

3. Students will understand and practice scholarship as it relates to the discipline of Athletic Training.

4. Students will identify and demonstrate respect for diversity in the human experience as it relates to individuals, community, and society.

5. Students will understand and exhibit commitment to service as it relates to the discipline of Athletic Training.

6.  Students will incorporate the best available evidence, their clinical skills, and the needs of the patient to maximize patient outcomes.
 


Accreditation:

The GVSU Athletic Training Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE).
 

Board of Certification (BOC) First Time Passing Rates:

 

BOC Pass Rates 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 3 yr aggregate
Number of students graduating from program. 0 21 20 23 10 56
Number of students graduating from program who took examination. 0 22 20 23 13 56
Number of students who passed the examination on the first attempt. 0 22 20 23 13 56
Percentage of students who passed the examination on the first attempt. 0 100 100 100 100 100
Number of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts. 0 22 20 23 13 56
Percentage of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts. 0 100 100 100 100 100

 

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