Kent State University’s Athletic Training program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) through the 2027-2028 academic year. 


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About CAATE

CAATE is an accrediting body that accredits professional, post-professional, and post-professional residency athletic training programs. Here at Kent State, CAATE accredits the Athletic Training program on a ten-year (maximum) cycle.

Accreditation Standards

The 2012 CAATE Accreditation Standards

  1. Sponsorship
  2. Outcomes
  3. Personnel
  4. Program Delivery
  5. Health & Safety
  6. Financial Resources
  7. Facilities and Instructional Resources
  8. Operational Policies and Fair Practices
  9. Program Description & Requirements
  10.  Student Records
  11.  Distance Learning Sites (if applicable) 

KSU's accreditation status with CAATE is available on their website.

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