Athletic Training Residency

Athletic Training Residency at Houston Methodist Sugar Land
The mission of the Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital Athletic Training Residency is to produce advanced practitioners in rehabilitation to provide patient centered care using advanced clinical reasoning and manual therapy skills, utilize evidence based practice for effective treatment and return to play decision making, and develop community leaders in the evaluation and treatment of athletic injuries with a focus on the high school population. 

Purpose: This athletic training residency program will provide athletic trainers with advanced knowledge and manual techniques in orthopedic rehabilitation with a focus on creating community leaders in high school athletic training.

Our athletic training program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) in the country. 

Athletic Training Residency Outcome Data

Cohort 2013-2014

Post Grad Employment Rate Retention Rate Completion Rate
100% N=1 0% 50% 1 voluntary resignation

Cohort 2014-2015

Post Grad Employment Rate Retention Rate Completion Rate
100% N=10 0% 100%

Cohort 2015-2016

Post Grad Employment Rate Retention Rate Completion Rate
100% N=7 0% 100%

Cohort 2016-2017

Post Grad Employment Rate Retention Rate Completion Rate
92% N=12 0% 100%

Cohort 2017-2018

Post Grad Employment Rate Retention Rate Completion Rate
100% N=11 0% 100%

Cohort 2018-2019

Post Grad Employment Rate Retention Rate Completion Rate
100% N=18 0% 95% 1 voluntary resignation

Cohort 2019-2020

Post Grad Employment Rate Retention Rate Completion Rate
92% N=13 0% 87% 2 voluntary resignations

Contact Us

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

Bill Wissen, Athletic Training Manager
wtwissen@houstonmethodist.org