Cost of Program

Athletic Training Program


Central Connecticut State University
Athletic Training Education Program
Program Costs



In addition to customary university fees, students majoring in athletic training are responsible for supplementary costs related to the Athletic Training Education Program (ATEP). This may include the cost of certifications, transportation to assigned clinical field experience sites and/or observations, electronic software tracking fees, liability insurance, as well as the purchase of professional attire.

*All Program Fees are listed below are subject to change!



Full -Time Students tuition varies based on In- State Tuition vs. Out of State Tuition.  On-campus housing and meal plans vary in cost depending on your selection and needs.

Cost:  Please use the “Tuition, On-Campus Housing, Meal Plan and other Possible Common Fees Schedule” CALCULATOR for estimating the fees:


Health Insurance

Voluntary Sickness plan for full time and Accident/Sickness plan for  part time  students is available with enrollment via Aetna website  Cost for current ratesUNIVERSITY SICKNESS INSURANCE


Physical Examination and Immunizations:

All full time students are required to submit a completed Connecticut State University Student Health Services Form prior to matriculating.  For most students, proof of adequate immunization against measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) and varicella (chicken pox) along with completion of the Tuberculosis (TB) Risk Assessment. 

Cost: Varies depending on your immunization needs


ATEP Vaccinations Requirements

Influenza Vaccination is strongly recommended annually for students involved pre-clinical field experience, professional program clinical field experience, and is mandatory for surgical observations during EXS 316, EXS 319 and EXS 445.

Cost:  Approximately $25.00 through local pharmacy or free with appropriate medical insurance.


PPD Vaccination is required annually for students involved in both the pre-acceptance clinical field experience and professional program clinical field experience.

Cost: $ 10.00 at CCSU Health Service charged to your Blue Chip Account


Student Liability Insurance

Covered by CCSU for students enrolled in ATEP

Cost: $ 0.00


Personal Student Liability Insurance: Required for EXS 445

EXS 445 requires the student to purchase personal liability insurance.

Cost: $35.00 per year (Rates vary base on insurance company)


Taskstream Subscription

TASKSTREAM is a secure on-line software package that tracks a variety of your ATEP requirements. Students enrolled in the ATEP program are required to purchase a subscription to establish an active account.

            Cost: $ 25.00 per semester

                      $ 42.00 per year


CPR Professional Rescuer

Current CPR certification required for students involved in both the pre-acceptance clinical experience and professional program clinical experience.  CPR for Professional Rescuer Course is provided at no cost annually in January through CCSU Athletic Training Department. 

Cost:  $ 19.00 CPR Card (2-year certification)


EMT Certification Course:

Current EMT certification is a requirement for acceptance into the professional program.  The EMT course is offered on-campus as BMS 380: EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN and is structured within the ATEP curriculum, therefore registration fee is included through your semester tuition.  Students may elect to take the course off-campus, with the understanding that they are responsible for the course registration fee. For a listing of available “Initial EMT Certification Courses” go to the CT DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH - OEMS

            Cost:    $ 0.00 On- Campus Course (Included in Semester Tuition)

                        $ 350.00.00 - $500.00 Off –Campus Estimate (Varies based on providers)


Additional EMT Course Fees

Personal Equipment (mandatory): Stethoscope, B/P Cuff, Penlight, Exam Gloves & Airway Barrier Devices

Cost:  $ 90.00 (Estimated based on recommended supplies.  Cost can be higher based on brand name of selected diagnostic sets.)


National Registry EMT Certification Exam

Upon successful completion of the EMT course students must register and pass the National Registry EMT Certification Examination

 Cost: $125.00 - $150.00


EMT Refresher Course

Initial EMT Certification is a 2-year certification; therefore it may be necessary for you to take an EMT refresher course in order to maintain EMT certification through graduation from the ATEP program. For a listing of available “Refresher EMT Certification Courses” go to the CT DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH - OEMS

Cost: $250.00 - $350.00 (varies based on providers)



Khaki Pants and/or Khaki Shorts are to be purchased by the student as required in the dress code policy.  Polo staff shirts are provided free of charge once accepted into the professional program. Lab shorts and t-shirts are required for EXS 315, EXS 316, and EXS 319 and are provided free of charge.

Cost: Varies



Athletic training students are required and scheduled for various off-campus observations and clinical fieldwork.  The athletic training student is responsible for transportation to all observations and clinical sites. The cost is for transportation is the responsibility of the student.

Cost: Varies


Professional Membership

The National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) annual fee includes membership to District I -Eastern Athletic Trainers Association (EATA), and the Connecticut Athletic Trainers Association (CATA). Student membership to professional organizations such as the NATA and CATA is strongly recommended and encouraged.       



BOC Certification Exam

ATEP students are eligible to be candidates for BOC CERTIFICATION in their final semester.