Athletic Training & Rehabilitation Studies Minor

Are you passionate about helping others live healthy, meaningful lives?

If you are a pre-health major at UNI, the athletic training and rehabilitation studies minor offers a patient-focused foundation of courses, bringing together several courses often selected individually as electives.  

Offered for the first time in fall 2020, the minor includes a variety of courses, from clinical anatomy to therapeutic intervention of injury. Within the coursework is a focus on developing patient interaction skills, which is valuable if you’re thinking of graduate education in fields such as athletic training, medicine, physical or occupational therapy.

Interested in a Athletic Training & Rehab Studies Minor?

Contact us directly at:

Department of Health, Recreation & Community Services
WRC 203
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0241

Phone: 319-273-6316


Here are some of the courses that you’ll choose from for this minor (15 credits total):

  • Introduction to Athletic Training & Applied Healthcare
  • Clinical & Gross Human Anatomy
  • Acute Care in Athletic Training
  • Foundations of Orthopedic Injury Assessments (I & II) 
  • Foundations of Therapeutic Interventions & Rehabilitation I
  • General Medical Conditions
  • Clinical Health Care Experience
  • Clinical Decision-Making: A Culminating Experience for Healthcare Professionals