A career in sports medicine
The excitement of sports, the challenge of medicine and the satisfaction of helping others: they all add up to a career in sports medicine.
Althletic trainers, physical therapists, training coaches and dieticians all work together to help athletes perform at their best. These professionals help players avoid and recover from injuries, and they can work in all levels of athletic competition. To prepare for one of these exciting careers, plan on heading to college after high school.