Division of Athletic Training, Health and Exercise Science
The Division of Athletic Training, Health and Exercise Science (ATHES) offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs for students who wish to embark on a career or to advance their career in the areas of athletic training, exercise physiology, adapted physical activity for people with disabilities, sport management, coaching, or fitness and conditioning. All degree programs offer classroom, laboratory and real-world application. Each program requires participation in internships that may lead to future employment opportunities. Our programs are complemented by excellent opportunities for hands-on experiences, applied research and community-based service that is responsive to the health and exercise needs of the diverse populations of New York City and the surrounding Tri-State area.
Students enjoy the benefits of our relationships with the Campus’ Wellness, Recreation and Athletic Center and NCAA Division-I athletic teams, in addition to our off-campus ties to the Barclays Center and Brooklyn Nets, Pfizer Corporate Fitness, Velocity Sports Performance, La Palaestra Center for Preventive Medicine and other clinical affiliations that specialize in fitness, rehabilitation, sport performance and sport management.
Division of ATHES faculty members are highly recognized and diverse in terms of their backgrounds and their fields of interest. They take pride in their practice and in their teaching, making significant contributions to the Campus and to the surrounding community. As a student, you will benefit from their expertise, their research experience and their personal attention.