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Potential Careers

Traditionally, athletic trainers have worked with high school, college and professional athletic teams.

However, today, athletic trainers can be found working almost anywhere people are physically active. This includes:

  • sports medicine clinics
  • hospitals
  • the military
  • industrial and commercial industries
  • the performing arts
  • auto racing
  • rodeo


  • JMU Summer Hours
    Monday – Thursday
    8:00 – 5:00
    Friday 8:00 – Noon
  • August 28
    First Day of Classes
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