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Our mission is to educate a workforce of allied healthcare providers to serve the public, promote health, and enhance safety. Students develop skills to be lifelong learners, critical thinkers, and advocates for patients and the profession. Our programs feature funded research programs and hold a national prominence for research and policy.

Academic Programs

Bachelor of Science in Education (BSEd)

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Contact Details

  • Address:
    115 Ramsey Center
    350 River Road
    Athens, Georgia 30602
  • Department head: Janet Buckworth

Concussion research

Concussion research

A concussion can keep an athlete out of a game, but should the same injury also keep someone from getting behind the wheel? Our pioneering research aims to find out.

Biomechanics lab

Biomechanics lab

This 5,500-square-foot lab is used for investigating how human movement and body tissues are affected by mechanical physics and engineering principles.

Study Abroad in Taiwan

Study Abroad in Taiwan

Learn advanced athletic training techniques with our innovative study abroad program to Taiwan. Students work with professional and collegiate-level athletes and learn new skills.

Faculty and Staff

Bud Cooper

  • Clinical Professor and Program Director for Athletic Training

Julianne D. Schmidt

  • Assistant Professor