Students are encouraged for join professional organizations as a student to promote professionalism and encourage professional networking. Students in the Athletic Training Education Program have a local student organization dedicated to them. The Southern Arkansas University Athletic Training Student Club (SAUATSC) is a student run organization that helps promote and encourage students in the program. The main focus of this organization is to raise money for professional use. Members participate in various fundraisers throughout the academic year to raise money to offset some of the cost to attend professional meetings around the country.