Eligibility & Application

Minimum Eligibility Criteria

Application Components
  • Completed application form
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume/curriculum vitae
  • Copy of the following licenses and certifications

Application Process
All applicants will be interviewed on-site by the Admissions Committee prior to making a final decision. The committee will decide on final resident selection after taking into consideration all components of each prospective resident's application package.

Strong applicants demonstrate a thorough understanding of the purpose of residency programs as they relate to the mission of the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE), a firm commitment to completing the program, and a strong desire to learn and to continue skill development after residency through ongoing education and mentorship.  Applicants should also possess effective communication skills and a professional demeanor, show evidence of being both a team player and a leader, and can exemplify the ICARE values of Houston Methodist.

Athletic Training Residency Retention/Minimum Completion Criteria Policy:
  • To remain in good standing throughout the residency program, the resident must:
    • Fully participate in all required didactic and clinical experiences
    • Maintain the required minimum passing score for all assignments
    • Adhere to all policy and procedures set forth in this manual
    • Adhere to all policy and procedures set forth in the Houston Methodist Sugar Land employee handbook

Contact Us

For more information on the Athletic Training Residency program at Houston Methodist Sugar Land, please contact: 

Marie Charpentier PT, DPT, OCS, SCS, FAAOMPT, ATC, LAT