Athletic Training and Rehab Studies Minor

Athletic training and rehab minor

Program Description

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.



Students must complete a total of 15 credits from any of the following:

  • Introduction to Athletic Training & Applied Healthcare
  • Clinical & Gross Human Anatomy 
  • Acute Care in Athletic Training 
  • Foundations of Orthopedic Injury Assessment & Pathology I
  • Foundations of Therapeutic Interventions & Rehabilitation I 
  • General Medical Conditions 

Athletic Training & Rehabilitation Studies major elective (up to 3 credits)

  • Clinical Health Care Experience 
  • Foundations of Orthopedic Injury Assessment & Pathology II 
  • Clinical Decision-Making: A Culminating Experience for Healthcare Professionals 

15 total credits