Quick Facts

Sports Medicine operates two facilities that contain the following:

  • Bod Pod
  • 2 Parvo Med gas analyzers
  • Treadmills

During the past 10 years, graduates of the Sports Medicine program have pursued a variety of post-baccalaureate opportunities. Many students have completed dual concentrations in the Sports Medicine department in order to branch off into other allied health professions. Our post-baccalaureate acceptance and employment rates are exemplary and employers actively pursue our graduates. Over the years graduates have been employed at the following sites:

  • Hamot Sports Medicine Center, Erie, Pennsylvania
  • Healthsouth Rehabilitation, Pennsylvania and California
  • University of Richmond
  • 5 off 5 on Race Team Performance, North Carolina
  • Kalamazoo College
  • Wooster College
  • Health Works Rehab and Fitness, Pennsylvania
  • Warren General Hospital, Rehab Works, Pennsylvania
  • Spine, Sports Injury Rehab Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Arizona School of Health Sciences
  • Nova Care, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania University
  • Orthopedic Clinic, Decatur, Georgia
  • University of Sports Medicine, Buffalo, New York
  • K Valley Orthopedics, Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • Joyner Sports Medicine, State College, Pennsylvania
  • Belmont Abbey College, Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Jaworski Physical Therapy, Elyria, Ohio
  • Cleveland Clinic Sports Medicine
  • Pennsylvania State University, The Behrend College, Erie, Pennsylvania
  • UPMC Center for Sports Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Somerton Industrial & Rehabilitation Medicine, Pennsylvania
  • Somerton Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine, Pennsylvania
  • Gannon University, Erie, Pennsylvania
  • Mercyhurst University
  • St. Louis Blues, National Hockey League, St. Louis, Missouri
  • St. Vincent Medical Center, Erie, Pennsylvania
  • Agape Physical Therapy, New York
  • Mt. Sinai Sports Medicine, Ohio
  • Jackson State University
  • Towson State University
  • ProActive Injury Rehabilitation Center, Ontario, Canada
  • Memorial Hospital of Union County, Ohio
  • Washington Center Physical Therapy, Pennsylvania

In addition, graduates of the Mercyhurst program have pursued advanced degrees from the following sites:

  • Philadelphia College of Medicine
  • Lake Erie College of Medicine
  • Duke University
  • Drexel University
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Belfast
  • Daemen College
  • Hershey Medical College
  • St. Francis University University of Pittsburgh
  • Chathum College
  • Old Dominion University
  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
  • West Virginia University
  • Western Michigan University
  • Georgia State University
  • Tennessee Chattanooga University
  • Emory University
  • Penn State School of Medicine, Hershey PA
  • University of Buffalo, School of Medicine
  • Philadelphia University
  • Temple University
  • Steadman Hawkins Clinic, Fellowship
  • New Hampshire Musculoskeletal Institute, Fellowship
  • University of Virginia
  • Palmer College of Chiropractic Medicine
  • Life College of Chiropractic Medicine
  • Daemen College
  • California University of Pennsylvania
  • Sacred Heart University McMaster University, Ontario, Canada

Would you like to talk to a graduate or current student in the curriculum? E-mail Department Chair Brad Jacobson at bjacobson@mercyhurst.edu and you will receive an e-mail from a student that fits the description of your general interest.