Athletic Training Programs

These are the colleges and universities within Illinois that offer CAATE-approved athletic training education programs at the Bachelor's and Master's level. To be eligible to sit for the BOC Exam and become an Athletic Trainer, one must complete a program of study at a CAATE-approved college or university. For more information about accreditation, and to search for other Master's and Doctoral level institutions, please visit

Aurora University

Sarah Radtke, Ed.D, ATC

School of Human Performance and Recreation

Program Type: professional Master's

347 South Gladstone Ave.

Aurora, IL 60506

(630) 844-5113

Eastern Illinois University

Lee Ann Price

Department of Kinesiology and Sports Studies

Program Type: Bachelor's

600 Lincoln Ave, 2251 Lantz Building

Charleston, IL 61920

(217) 581-7615

Illinois State University

Justin Stanek, Ed.D, ATC

School of Kinesiology and Recreation

Program Type: Bachelor's and post-professional Master's

Campus box 2150

Normal, IL 61790

(309) 438-5862

Lewis University

Cathly Bohlin

Department of Sport & Exercise Science

Program Type: Bachelor's

One University Parkway

Romeoville, IL 60446

(815) 836- 5921

McKendree University

Dawn Hankins, PhD, ATC, LAT

School of Nursing & Health Professions

Program Type: Bachelor's

701 College Rd.

Lebanon, IL 62254

(618) 537- 6917

Millikin University

John Storsved

Department of Exercise Science and Sport

Program Type: Bachelor's

1184 West Main Street, West Towne Plaza

Decatur, IL 62522

(217) 420- 6677

North Central College

Kendall Selsky, DHSc, ATC, CSCS, NASM-PES

School of Education and Health Sciences

Program Type: Bachelor's

30 North Brainard

Naperville, IL 60540

(630) 637- 5546

North Park University

Andrew Lundgren, MEd, ATC

School of Nursing & Health Sciences

Program Type: professional Master's

3225 West Foster Ave

Chicago, IL 60625

(773) 244- 6293

Northern Illinois University

William Pitney, Ed.D., ATC, FNATA

Physical Education & Kinesiology

Program Type: Bachelor's

229 Anderson Hall, Northern Illinois University

DeKalb, IL 60115

(815) 753- 1163

Olivet Nazarene University

Brian Hyma

School of Life & Health Sciences

Program Type: Bachelor's

One University Avenue

Bourbonnais, IL 60914

(815) 939- 5115

Trinity International University

Ryan Wilkinson, Ed.D, ATC, CSCS

Program Type: professional Master's

2065 Half Day Road

Deerfield, IL 60015

(262) 853- 7181

Western Illinois University

Jennifer Plos, EdD, ATC

College of Education & Human Services

Program Type: Bachelor's

1 University Circle, 220B Brophy Hall

Macomb, IL 61455

(309) 298-1506

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