Student Opportunities and Services

Start building your network

Connect with people and places who share your interests.

Clubs and organizations are a great way to get involved, work on your skills and make new friends.

Clubs and programs

Members of Athletic Training Students Association.
Student group

Athletic Training Students Association (ATSA)

Join a professional organization for athletic training (AT) students. Aid the local community and meet your peers.

Physician assistant student practicing surgery techniques in lab.
Academic program

Health Professions Scholars Program

Are you an incoming freshman who excels in the classroom and wants to pursue hands-on health care? This program gives you a head-start on a career in athletic training, physical therapy and related fields.

Radiography student using equipment.
Student group

Health Services Student Organization

Have a head start on your career in the health services industry. Build your connections, find support and explore the field.

Public health student conducting testing in Plaster Student Union.
Student group

Future Public Health Professionals

Get prepared for your future in public health. Meet current pros, receive training and gain experience.


Checking person's knee at trainer's table.

Athletic Training Camp

An annual summer event for high school students interested in athletic training. Work with certified trainers, tour campus and get to know current Bears.


Athletic training students meeting with state legislators in Jefferson City.​​​​​​​

Students and faculty attend Capitol Days in Jefferson City. They meet and talk with legislators about the profession and our Practice Act.

Academic conferences, such as the MoATA Annual Student and Educator Leadership Conference, are attended by both students and faculty, too.

These conferences are a great way to meet local athletic trainers from various AT settings.